These are the pollinator groups that you can find in the Mediterranean. You can find more information in our fieldguides on Bees, Wasps, Flies, Beetles and Butterflies and Moths here: Downloads

Zerynthia rumina

Zerynthia rumina

Iphiclides podalirius

Iphiclides podalirius

Papilio machaon

Papilio machaon

Parnassius apollo

Parnassius apollo

Vanessa cardui

Vanessa cardui

Vanessa atalanta

Vanessa atalanta

Gonepteryx cleopatra

Gonepteryx cleopatra

Pieris (Artogeia) rapae

Pieris (Artogeia) rapae

Pararge aegeria

Pararge aegeria

Pyronia Cecilia

Pyronia Cecilia

Polyommatus icarus

Polyommatus icarus

Colias crocea

Colias crocea

Aglais urticae

Aglais urticae

Agrius convolvuli

Agrius convolvuli

Macroglosum stellatarum

Macroglosum stellatarum

Autographa gamma

Autographa gamma

Utetheisia pulchella

Utetheisia pulchella

Hemaris fucicormis

Hemaris fucicormis

Chrysotoxum intermedium

Chrysotoxum intermedium

Epistrophe eligans

Epistrophe eligans

Episyrphus balteatus

Episyrphus balteatus

Eristalinus taeniops

Eristalinus taeniops

Eristalis tenax

Eristalis tenax

Eupeodes corollae

Eupeodes corollae

Meliscaeva auricollis

Meliscaeva auricollis

Merodon albifrons

Merodon albifrons

Myathropa florea

Myathropa florea

Paragus bicolor

Paragus bicolor

Sphaerophoria scripta

Sphaerophoria scripta (male)

Syritta pipiens

Syritta pipiens

Bombyella atra

Bombyella atra

Bombylius medius

Bombylius medius

Geron sp.

Geron sp.

Toxophora fasciculata

Toxophora fasciculata

Syrphus ribesii

Syrphus ribesii

Volucella zonaria

Volucella zonaria

Xanthogramma citrofasciatum

Xanthogramma citrofasciatum

Nemestrinid flies

Fallenia fasciata

Acmaeoderella villosula

Acmaeoderella villosula

Anthaxia hungarica

Anthaxia hungarica

Anthrenus pimpinellae

Anthrenus pimpinellae

Stictoleptura cordigera

Aredolpona cordigera

Cetonia aurata

Cetonia aurata

Coccinella septempunctata

Coccinella septempunctata

Mylabris quadripunctata

Mylabris quadripunctata

Mylabris variabilis

Mylabris variabilis

Oedemera avipes

Oedemera avipes

Oxythyrea funesta

Oxythyrea funesta

Podonta sp.

Podonta sp.

Psilothrix viridicoerulea

Psylothrix cyaneus

Pygopleurus foina

Pygopleurus foina

Pygopleurus vulpes

Pygopleurus vulpes

Rhagonycha fulva

Rhagonycha fulva

Stenopterus rufus

Stenopterus rufus 

Trichius sp.

Trichius fasciatus

Trichodes sp.

Trichodes favarius

Tropinota hirta

Tropinota hirta

Variimorda sp.

Variimorda sp.

Eumenes mediterraneus

Eumenes mediterraneus

Eumenes coarctatus

Eumenes coarctatus

Cerceris arenaria

Cerceris arenaria

Polistes gallicus

Polistes gallicus

Bembix oculata

Bembix oculata

Ancistrocerus gazella

Ancistrocerus gazella

Sceliphron spirifex

Sceliphron spirifex

Prionyx viduatus

Prionyx viduatus

Omalus auratus

Omalus auratus

Chrysis scutellaris

Chrysis scutellaris

Dasycolia ciliata

Dasycolia ciliata (female)

Megascolia maculata

Megascolia maculata (female)

Eucera (Apidae)

Illustrated species: Eucera longicornis

Ceratina (Apidae)

Illustrated species: Ceratina cucurbitina

Nomada (Apidae)

Illustrated species: Nomada sexfasciata

Anthophora (Apidae)

Illustrated species: Anthophora plumipes (f)

Bombus (Apidae)

Illustrated species: Bombus terrestris

Xylocopa (Apidae)

Illustrated species: Xylocopa violacea

Apis mellifera (apidae)

Illustrated species: Apis mellifera

Melittidae

Illustrated species: Dasypoda hirtipes 

Anthidium (Megachilidae)

Illustrated species: Anthidium manicatum

Osmia (Megachilidae)

Illustrated species: Osmia bicornis

Megachile (Megachilidae)

Illustrated species: Megachile pilidens

Andrena (Andrenidae)

Illustrated species: Andrena thoracica

Lasioglossum (Halictidae)

Illustrated species: Lasioglossum malachurum

Halictus (halictidae)

Illustrated species: Halictus scabiosae

Hylaeus (Colletidae)

Illustrated species: Hylaeus communis 

Colletes (Colletidae)

Illustrated species: Colletes hederae