D I S C O V E R    L I F E   
Bee Hunt! Odonata Lepidoptera 
  HomeAll Living ThingsIDnature guidesGlobal mapperAlbumsLabelsSearch
  AboutNewsEventsResearchEducationProjectsStudy sitesHelp

Andrena bicolor Fabricius, 1775
Apis icterica Christ, 1791; Apis fuliginosa_homonym Christ, 1791; Andrena lucida Panzer, 1798; Melitta picicornis Kirby, 1802; Melitta pilosula Kirby, 1802; Melitta gwynana Kirby, 1802; Apis ephippiata Schrank, 1802; Andrena oraniensis Lepeletier, 1841; Andrena proxima_homonym Smith, 1847; Andrena aestiva Smith, 1849; Andrena consimilis_homonym Smith, 1849, replacement name; Andrena nigrifrons_homonym Eversmann, 1852; Andrena laeviuscula Schenck, 1853; Andrena fuscohirta Schenck, 1853; Andrena distinguenda Schenck, 1853; Andrena marginalis Schenck, 1861; Andrena violascens Thomson, 1870; Andrena beuthini Schenck, 1876; Andrena gwynana var testacea Dalla Torre, 1877; Andrena croatica Friese, 1887; Andrena lavandulae Pérez, 1902; Andrena nigrosterna Pérez, 1902; Andrena nigriventris_homonym Pérez, 1902; Andrena fervida Pérez, 1902; Andrena heterodoxa Pérez, 1903; Andrena phaneromelas Cockerell, 1929; Andrena baleina Cockerell, 1929; Andrena bicolor agraria Warncke, 1974, replacement name; Andrena bicolor apricaria Warncke, 1975

Life   Insecta   Hymenoptera   Apoidea   Andrenidae   Andrena
Subgenus: Euandrena

Andrena bicolor, andrenine bee
© Copyright John Ascher, 2006-2014 · 5
Andrena bicolor, andrenine bee

Click on map for details about points.

IDnature guide

  • Hosts

  • We parsed the following live from the Web into this page. Such content is managed by its original site and not cached on Discover Life. Please send feedback and corrections directly to the source. See original regarding copyrights and terms of use.
  • Slovenian Museum of Natural History

Hosts · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Brassicaceae  Sinapis arvensis @ I_JSA (1)

go to Discover Life's Facebook group

Following modified from Slovenian Museum of Natural History
   Top | See original

previous                         Wild Bee photo gallery           next


Female on Gagea . Brje pri Komnu, Kras, March 2004 (above and below).


Andrena bicolor Fabricius, 1775



West Palaearctic species, widely distributed in Slovenia.

Polylectic species, but the summer generation visits mainly Campanulaceae (pers. obs.). Nests in burrows in the ground, excavated by itself.

Bivoltine. Flies from March to May and from June to August.



Female on Isopyrum thalictroides . Preserje pod Krimom, March 2011.


Female of the summer generation on Campanula patula . Lukovica pri Brezovici, Ljubljansko barje, June 2004.


Razširjenost vrste v Sloveniji.

Zelo razširjena in pogosta vrsta.


Andrej Gogala: Bee fauna of Slovenia

Updated: 2018-10-16 18:59:42 gmt
Discover Life | Top
© Designed by The Polistes Corporation