Species

Scientific Name: Diadasia enavata (Cresson, 1872)

Common Name: Diadasia enavata

Taxonomy

Melissodes enavata Cresson, 1872: 280 [♀]

     Lectotype ♀ [designated by Cresson 1916: 118]. USA, Texas, by G.W. Belfrage [ANSP no. 2353]

Melissodes? ursina Cresson, 1872: 281 [♂‚] Preoccupied [synonymy by ]

     Lectotype ♂‚ [designated by Cresson 1916: 133]. USA, Texas, by G.W. Belfrage, and Boll. [ANSP no. 2355]

Melissodes? densa Cresson, 1872: 282 [♂‚] Preoccupied [synonymy by ]

     Lectotype ♂‚ [designated by Cresson 1916: 117]. USA, Texas, by G.W. Belfrage, and Boll. [ANSP no. 2354]

Eucera arctos von Dalla Torre 1896: 225 [new name for Eucera ursina Cresson]

 

References

Cresson ET (1872) Hymenoptera Texana. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 4: 153-292. https://doi.org/10.2307/25076272

Cresson ET (1916) The Cresson types of Hymenoptera. Memoirs of the American Entomological Society 1: 1-141.

von Dalla Torre KW (1896) Catalogus hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Volumen X: Apidae (Anthophilia). Leipzig, Engelmann, 643 pp.

 

Sociality: Solitary
Nesting: Ground
Pollen Specialization: Narrow Oligolecty
Wintering Stage: Mature Larva

Crop Preference: Not Available
Non Crop Preference: Not Available

Distribution: Saskatchewan
Ecozone: Prairie