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Andrena mendica Mitchell, 1960


Scientific Name: Andrena mendica Mitchell, 1960

Common Name: Andrena mendica


Andrena (Trachandrena) mendica Mitchell, 1960: 189 [♀, ♂].

     Holotype ♀. USA, North Carolina, Wake County, 12 June 1957, by T.B. Mitchell, on Ceanothus americanus [USNM ENT no. 00533651].


Distribution in Canada: Pindar 2014 [ON].

The presence of the species in Canada needs to be confirmed.


Mitchell TB (1960) Bees of the Eastern United States. Volume 1. North Carolina Agricultural Experiment Station Technical Bulletin 141: 1-538.

Pindar AN (2014) The effect of fire disturbance on bee community composition in Oak Savannah habitat in southern Ontario, Canada. PhD Thesis, York University, Toronto. xiv + 160

Sociality: Solitary
Nesting: Ground
Wintering Stage: Adult

Crop Preference: Not Available
Non Crop Preference: Not Available

Distribution: Ontario
Ecozone: Mixwood Plains

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