Islay Wildlife Records - Bees and wasps Index


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This is the A-Z of Beesandwasps we have recorded data for.

Click on the headings 'Scientific Name' or 'English Name' to produce alphabetically sorted lists, or on 'Number of Records' to list them by frequency


Last update: 26 March 2012, There was a total of 392 bee and wasp records.
Scientific Name English Name Number of Records
Ancistrocerus oviventris 4
Andrena bicolor Gwynne's Mining Bee 4
Andrena clarkella 5
Andrena haemorrhoa Early Mining Bee 3
Andrena subopaca 2
Andrena tarsata 8
Arachnospila anceps 2
Bombus bohemicus 10
Bombus hortorum Small Garden Bumble Bee 63
Bombus jonellus Heath Bumble Bee 15
Bombus lucorum White-tailed Bumble Bee 62
Bombus magnus 22
Bombus monticola Mountain Bumble Bee 3
Bombus muscorum 38
Bombus pascuorum Common Carder Bee 46
Bombus pratorum Early Bumble Bee 2
Bombus terrestris Buff-tailed Bumble Bee 1
Chrysis ignita 1
Colletes floralis The Northern Colletes 27
Colletes succinctus 12
Crossocerus dimidiatus Blunt Tailed Digger Wasp 1
Crossocerus tarsatus a digger wasp 4
Formica fusca 1
Formica lemani 3
Lasioglossum albipes 4
Lasioglossum calceatum Slender Mining Bee 8
Lasioglossum fratellum 3
Lasioglossum leucopus 2
Lasius flavus 2
Lasius niger sens. lat. 2
Mellinus arvensis Field Digger Wasp 6
Myrmica lobicornis 1
Myrmica ruginodis 7
Myrmica sabuleti 1
Nomada leucophthalma a cuckoo bee 2
Nomada marshamella a cuckoo bee 2
Nomada obtusifrons a cuckoo bee 3
Nysson spinosus Large Spurred Digger Wasp 1
Osmia parietina Wall Mason Bee 2
Sphecodes geoffrellus 7