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Lasioglossum tegulariforme (Crawford, 1907)


Scientific Name: Lasioglossum tegulariforme (Crawford, 1907)

Common Name: Lasioglossum tegulariforme


Halictus (Chloralictus) tegulariformis Crawford, 1907: 194 [♀].

     Holotype ♀. USA, Nevada, Ormsby Co., 6 July [no year provided], by Baker [USNM].


Taxonomic notes: The ♂ was described by Gardner and Gibbs (2021: 30).

DNA Barcode Index Number (BIN): BOLD:AAC1030

BIN BOLD:AAC1030 has been assigned to material in BOLD from California and British Columbia identifed as L. tegulariforme (Crawford, 1907).

Distribution in Canada: Gardner and Gibbs 2021 [BC], 2023 [BC].


Crawford JC (1907) New Halictinae from the Western United States. Invertebrata Pacifica 1: 190-197.

Gardner J, Gibbs J (2021) New and little-known Canadian Lasioglossum (Dialictus) (Hymenoptera: Halictidae) and an emended key to species. The Canadian Entomologist 154(1), E3.

Gardner J, Gibbs J (2023) Revision of the Nearctic species of the Lasioglossum (Dialictus) gemmatum species complex (Hymenoptera: Halictidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 858: 1–222.

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

Crop Preference: Not Available
Non Crop Preference: Not Available

Distribution: British Columbia
Ecozone: Western Interior Basin

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