Lasioglossum calceatum

Habitat: Ubiquitous

Size: 8-10mm

Species Account: A common and widespread species, possibly the commonest of the genus in the UK. Females are indistinguishable from other Lasioglossum species in the field. Males have varying amounts of red on the abdomen, but always have conspicuous bands on white hairs, distinguishing them from the similar Lasioglossum albipes.

Male

Lasioglossum calceatum (m)
Lasioglossum calceatum (m)