Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Ceratina
Family: Apidae (Insecta/Hymenoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
sp. 323
NOTES

A small carpenter bee about 7 mm long. It is short and squat and has a large head. The hairs on the hind legs do not form a pollen basket. A social or subsocial bee which nests in hollow stems.


AUTHORITY
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: A black body.The underside of the abdomen is yellow with a black band ad the ends of the legs have yellow hairs
Colour: Black
Common Name
Carpenter bee
Habitat
NOTES: Caught on flowers in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year



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