Scientific Name: Biastes fulviventris (Cresson, 1878)

Common Name: Biastes fulviventris


Phileremus fulviventris Cresson, 1878: 83 [♂‚]

     Holotype ♂‚. USA, California, by H. Edwards [].


The ♀ was described by Linsley (1943).

The DNA Barcode Index Number (BIN) for this species is BOLD:AAO0416.



Bossert S, Copeland RS, Sless TJL, Branstetter MG, Gillung JP, Brady SG, Danforth BN, Policarová J, Straka J (2020) Phylogenomic and morphological reevaluation of the bee tribes Biastini, Neolarrini, and Townsendiellini (Hymenoptera: Apidae) with description of three new species of Schwarzia, Insect Systematics and Diversity 4(6) https://doi.org/10.1093/isd/ixaa013

Cresson ET (1878) Descriptions of New North American Hymenoptera in the Collection of the American Entomological Society. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 7: 61-136. http://www.jstor.org/stable/25076368 .

Linsley EG (1943) A revision of the genus Gnathopasites (Hymenoptera: Nomadidae). Transactions of the American Entomological Society 69: 141-149.

Sociality: Parasitic
Nesting: Ground
Pollen Specialization: Not Applicable
Wintering Stage: Mature Larva

Crop Preference: Not Available
Non Crop Preference: Not Available

Distribution: British Columbia
Ecozone: Western Interior Basin