Genus Exoneura

Numerous species are found in Australia.

Exoneura hamulata

Pending ID –  Exoneura

#1. Reed Bee Exoneura sp.
Early September 2008
Hobart/ nipaluna
#2. Reed Bee Exoneura sp. female
Early February 2011
Hobart/ nipaluna
Identification thanks to Bernhard Jacobi.

#3. Early September 2008
Hobart/ nipaluna

#4.  Mid October 2011
Hobart/ nipaluna
 

#5.  Late October 2010
Hobart/ nipaluna

 

#6.  Late June 2011
Hobart/ nipaluna
Bee tunnel disturbed during rose pruning time.  All the eggs were returned, and a larger reed pushed over the top.  Roses are now only pruned in my garden if there are no bee holes in the pith.
   

#7.  Exoneura sp. male
Mid January 2015
Rocky Cape National Park, Sisters Beach
Identification thanks to Ken Walker.

#8. Mid January 2015
Rocky Cape National Park, Sisters Beach

#9.  Mid October 2015
Mt Wellington / kunyani
Identification thanks to Ken Walker.
 

#10. Mid September 2019
Hobart

 

#11 Early October 2020
Bridport
Exoneura bees swarming over a path.
Identification confirmation thanks to John Ascher

  IMG 5413
#11 Early October 2020
Bridport
Identification confirmation thanks to John Ascher
IMG 5526  IMG 5527
#11 Early October 2020
Bridport
Identification confirmation thanks to John Ascher
IMG 5551  IMG 5553  IMG 5554

#12. Late January 2021
Hobart
Varied individuals on Hebe.
IMG 8083  IMG 8093. IMG 8104

#13. Late November 2021
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Hobart
Identification confirmation thanks to John Ascher
IMG 1252  IMG 1253