Species

female; lateral view
male; lateral view

Scientific Name: Halictus ligatus Say, 1837

Taxonomy

Halictus ligatus Say, 1837

Halictus armaticeps Cresson, 1872

Halictus texanus Cresson, 1872

Halictus ornatipes Cresson, 1872

Halictus townsendi Cockerell, 1896

Halictus lignatus Rau, 1922: 31 [lapsus calami]

 

References

Rau P (1922) Ecological and behavior notes on Missouri insects. Transactions of the Academy of Science of St. Louis 24: 1-71.

Nesting: Ground
Pollen Specialization: Polylectic
Wintering Stage: Mated Female

Crop Preference: Not Available
Non Crop Preference: Vaccinium angustifolium

Distribution: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan
Ecozone: Atlantic Maritime, Boreal Shield, Mixwood Plains, Prairie, Western Interior Basin