Bees Wasps Ants & Sawflies

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Ichneumon Wasp - Amblyteles armatorius

Sawfly - Blennocampa phyllocolpa

Buff-tailed bumblebee - Bombus (Bombus) terrestris

Red Tailed Bumble Bee - Bombus (Melanobombus) lapidarius

Cuckoo Bee - Bombus (Psithyrus) bohemicus

Tree Bumblebee - Bombus (Pyrobombus) hypnorum

Photographs taken of this bee were sent to the Bumblebee Conservation Trust for confirmation of identification. It arrived in the county in August 2011.

Heath Bumblebee - Bombus (Pyrobombus) jonellus

Early bumblebee - Bombus (Pyrobombus) pratorum

Carder Bee - Bombus (Thoracobombus)pascuorum

White-tailed Bumble Bee - Bombus lucorum

Chrysis ignita

Diplolepis nervosa

Gall Wasp - Diplolepis rosae

This tiny wasp is responsible for Robin's Pincushion Gall on roses.

Median Wasp - Dolichovespula (Dolichovespula) media

Eriocampa ovata

Ichneumon suspiciosus

Red Ants - Myrmica ruginodis

Several nests have been found and identification confirmed.

Neodiprion sertifer

Neuroterus numismalis

Neuroterus anthracinus f agamic

Common Spangle Gall - Neuroterus quercusbaccarum

The gall is found on the underside of Oak leaves.

Ophion minutus

Ophion obscuratus

This insect can arrive in the moth trap.

Sawfly - Pontania (Eupontania) pedunculi

Pontania (Pontania) bridgmanii

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