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Melitta leporina (Panzer, 1799) (Clover Blunthorn Bee)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Melitta leporina (Clover Blunthorn Bee)

Suggested Literature

Melitta leporina may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
PTERYGOTA
(bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
HYMENOPTERA
(ants, bees and wasps, sawflies and parasitoid wasps)
Aculeata
(aculeates: bees, wasps and ants)
APOIDEA
(solitary and hive bees)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Melitta leporina is associated with:

female Faboideae - vetches, peas and beans (Fabales: Fabaceae) female provisions nest with pollen UK/Ireland Macdonald, M.A., in prep.
female Trifolium repens - White Clover, Dutch Clover (Fabales: Fabaceae) female provisions nest with pollen UK/Ireland Major Macdonald, M.A., in prep.

There may be more taxa associated with Melitta leporina listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)
HYMENOPTERA
(ants, bees and wasps, sawflies and parasitoid wasps)
APOIDEA
(solitary and hive bees)

Associated with Melitta leporina:

Melitta leporina may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
HYMENOPTERA
(ants, bees and wasps, sawflies and parasitoid wasps)
Aculeata
(aculeates: bees, wasps and ants)
APOIDEA
(solitary and hive bees)
Melitta
(blunthorn bees)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

References

Macdonald, M.A., in prep. Forage, prey and host-parasite relationships of aculeates
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