Scientific Name: Diadasia australis australis (Cresson, 1878)

Common Name: Diadasia australis australis


Melissodes australis Cresson, 1878: 214 [♀,♂‚]

     Lectotype ♀ [designated by Cresson 1916: 112]. USA, Colorado, by Ridings or Morrison [ANSP no. 2356]


Species Notes

The DNA Barcode Index Number (BIN) for this species is BOLD:AAC3232.







Cresson ET (1878) Descriptions of new species of North American bees. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 30: 181-221.

Sociality: Solitary
Nesting: Ground
Pollen Specialization: Broad Oligolecty
Wintering Stage: Mature Larva, Variable

Crop Preference: Not Available
Non Crop Preference: Not Available

Distribution: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
Ecozone: Montane Cordillera, Prairie, Western Interior Basin