Species

Scientific Name: Andrena laminibucca Viereck and Cockerell, 1914

Common Name: Andrena laminibucca

Taxonomy

Andrena laminibucca Viereck and Cockerell, 1914: 37 [♂]

     Holotype ♂. USA, Colorado, near Boulder, Topaz Butte, 17 June [no year provided], by S.A. Rohwer [P.H. Timberlake Collection]

 

Species Notes

♀ described by LaBerge 1980.

 

References

LaBerge WE (1980) A revision of the bees of the genus Andrena of the Western Hemisphere. Part X. Subgenus Andrena. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 106: 395-525. URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25078273

Viereck HL, Cockerell TD (1914) New North American bees of the genus Andrena. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 48: 1-58.

Sociality: Solitary
Nesting: Ground
Wintering Stage: Adult

Crop Preference: Not Available
Non Crop Preference: Salix sp., Barbarea sp., Prunus virginiana, Prunus virginiana var. demissa, Ribes sp.

Distribution: British Columbia
Ecozone: Western Interior Basin