Colpa sp.? from western France

Colpa sp.? from western France

Postby Miraxus on 21 Jan 2017, 20:18

Can anyone help with the ID of the species shown in the attached pictures? The insect was photographed on 30th July 2016 in Préfailles (France, Dept. Loire Atlantique) on flowering plants on a sand dune neighbouring a natural beach.
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Re: Colpa sp.? from western France

Postby Horst Jux on 21 Jan 2017, 21:10

Klasse.
Fotos sind frei für bembix.de und Hymis.de
Viele Grüße
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Re: Colpa sp.? from western France

Postby Discoelius on 21 Jan 2017, 23:09

Hi!
It's a male Colpa sexmaculata. Lovely pics!

Cheers,

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Re: Colpa sp.? from western France

Postby Miraxus on 22 Jan 2017, 01:30

Thanks for the ID, Discoelius,
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