White-banded Digger Bee Amegilla quadrifasciata

White-banded Digger Bee
White-banded Digger Bee
Amegilla quadrifasciata
Amegilla quadrifasciata
White-banded Digger Bee, resident in much of Europe and North Africa, this one on Tenerife.
The banded bees were previously in the Anthophora genus but have been moved to the Amegilla genus.
White-banded Digger Bee face The long tongue
White-banded Digger Bee face The white face
White-banded Digger Bee face The ashy white thorax
Amegilla quadrifasciata
White-banded Digger Bee, with russet thorax, on Tenerife