Dark Striped Bees
Andrena spp, Colletes spp, Lasioglossum spp, Halictus spp
This is a large group of bees from 4 different genera that are often difficult to distinguished from each other.
They are mostly solitary.
| Dark Striped Bee
||Generalists and Specialists
||Variable. Long and short-lived species
||Thin, yellow or white stripes of hair on a black abdomen.
Dark bodies, some are slightly metallic.
||18 - 17 mm