Species

Scientific Name: Colletes aestivalis Patton, 1879

Common Name: Colletes aestivalis

Taxonomy

Colletes aestivalis Patton, 1879: 142 [♀]

     Neotype ♀ [designated by Stephen (1954)]. USA, Maryland, Cabin John, 1 June 1918, by R.M. Fouts [USNM no. 534546].

Colletes heucherae Robertson, 1891: 61 [♀,♂‚]

     Lectotype ♀ [designated by Stephen (1954)]. USA, Illinois, Carlinville, by C. Robertson [INHS no. 3996].

Sociality: Solitary
Nesting: Ground
Wintering Stage: Adult

Crop Preference: Not Available
Non Crop Preference: Heuchera americana, Heuchera sp.

Distribution: Ontario
Ecozone: Mixwood Plains

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