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Species Account for Passaloecus clypealis

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Passaloecus clypealis  Faester, 1947
a digger wasp
Aculeata: Crabronidae

 
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National status: RDB3
Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Regionally Important



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Taxonomic group: bees and wasps (Aculeata) - County data   
 
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Species text
In Falk (1991b) Passaloecus clypealis was known from about a dozen sites in East Anglia and south-east England. It has been recorded from several sites in Essex near the Thames, especially where extensive stands of Phragmites are growing in relatively dry conditions. It is associated with Phragmites beds in fens, and in the ditches and reedbeds of coastal marshes. The species has been recorded in Britain nesting within the empty cigar-galls of the chloropid fly Lipara lucens in Phragmites and in cut, hollow stems of the same plant. References

Species text last edited on Tue Mar 20th 2007 by user 3

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 25 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 27 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 24 records with habitat detail and method information)

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