Essex Field Club on Facebook

Video about the Club Essex Field Club video

Zygaena filipendulae
find out more... Zygaena filipendulae Copyright: Colin Simpson

Essex Field Club
Essex Field Club
registered charity
no 1113963
HLF Logo A-Z Page Index

Visit Our CentreEFC Centre at Wat Tyler Country ParkIn response to the coronavirus problem and the Government's recommendations, the EFC Green Centre public activities will be closed until further notice.

Species Account for Andrena fulvago

previous species | next species

Andrena fulvago  (Christ, 1791)
a mining bee
Aculeata: Andreninae

Andrena fulvago female Copyright: Peter Harvey

Maps produced by MapMate®. Data overlays Copyright © Essex Field Club 2020.
Reproduction for study and non-profit use permitted, all other rights reserved.

Click on dot to query records

Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Regionally Important

Additional Phenology Data


Andrena fulvago female
Andrena fulvago female
Andrena fulvago
Andrena fulvago

upload a new image

Taxonomic group: bees and wasps (Aculeata) - County data   
Please report any problems with this record:
VC error
GR error
Taxon ID suspect
Structural habitat suspect
Other problems, please explain here:


Essex Red Data List comment
forages on yellow composites

Species text
Andrena fulvago is a scarce mining bee that occurs in flower-rich grasslands, with a close association to yellow composites. In Essex it is mostly found in localities along the East Thames Corridor, with a few scattered records elsewhere. References

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


Broad Habitat Data (based on 29 records with habitat information)

no subhabitat data available

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)

Recorded management for locations with Andrena fulvago

Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Andrena fulvago

Why not join the Club, register and add a new species page
Interpretation of distribution maps