Heriades truncorum (Ridge-saddled carpenter bee)♂︎

Solidago gigantea (Giant goldenrod)

Last update: 25 December 2019


Common

LOCATION: Krimpen aan den IJssel, garden

OBSERVATION:
2019-VIII-16


A Ridge-saddled carpenter bee (Heriades truncorum) male on Giant goldenrod (Solidago gigantea) foraging for nectar.

The plant is popular with the males and females.

Ridge-saddled carpenter bee ♂︎ (Heriades truncorum) on Giant goldenrod (Solidago gigantea)

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