Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Meganomia
Family: Melittidae (Insecta/Hymenoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
binghami
NOTES

A small hairy bee which has a brush of hairs in the hind tibiae for carrying pollen. Looks like a honey bee.


AUTHORITY
(Cockerell, 1909)
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: The head, thorax and legs are black
Colour: Black
Notes: The abdomen has bright orange stripes
Colour: Orange
Common Name
Melittid
Bee
Habitat
NOTES: Found in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Nomia binghami
Nomia flavofasciata
Maxschwarzia binghami



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