|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)|
|Order:||Ant Bee Wasps (Hymenoptera)|
|Family:||Leafcutter Bee (Bee: Megachilidae)|
|Species:||Resin Bee (Megachile cf oblonga)|
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
Nearly 7 years ago we identified this as M. leucopyga, but with more on-line resource becoming available, it seems there are a number of similar bees with coloured rear ends.
Here is an excellent resource Megachilid Females