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Female on Scabiosa. Planinca, Krim, August 2007 (above and below).


Andrena marginata Fabricius, 1776



Eurosiberian species, widely distributed in Slovenia.

Oligolectic, specialized on Dipsacaceae. Nests in burrows in the ground, excavated by itself.

Univoltine. Flies in August and September.



Male on Scabiosa. Brje pri Komnu, Kras, August 2008.


Razširjenost vrste v Sloveniji.



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Andrej Gogala: Bee fauna of Slovenia