Shrill carder bee (Rare)

shrill carder bee

Active Months

From May to September.

Nesting Habits


How To Identify A Shrill Carder Bee (Rare)

A shrill carder bee can be identified by its pale yellow colour, grey bands and peach tail.


If you’re lucky enough to see one of these bees you’re likely in the Southern parts of the UK. These bees like meadows and grasslands where they scour for legume flowers.

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