Scientific Name: Nomada bethunei Cockerell, 1903
Common Name: Bethune s Nomad Cuckoo Bee
Nomada bethunei Cockerell, 1903: 607 [♂‚]
Holotype ♂‚. CANADA, by Baker [Baker collection no. 2174] [USNM no. 13159]
Nomada (Xanthidium) pseudops Cockerell, 1905: 189 [♀] [synonymy by Droege et al. 2010: 7]
Holotype ♀. USA, Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 8 June 1903, by S. Graenicher [University of Colorado no. 0000107]
This species was named for the Rev. C.J.S. Bethune.
The DNA Barcode Index Number (BIN) for this species is BOLD:AAD7932.
Cockerell TDA (1903) North American bees of the genus Nomada. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 55: 580–614.
Cockerell TDA (1905) Some bees of the genus Nomada from Wisconsin. The Canadian Entomologist 37: 189–191. https://doi.org/10.4039/Ent37189-5
Droege S, Rightmyer MG, Sheffield CS, Brady SG (2010) New synonymies in the bee genus Nomada from North America (Hymenoptera: Apidae). Zootaxa 2661: 1-32.
Pollen Specialization: Not Applicable
Wintering Stage: Adult
Crop Preference: Not Available
Non Crop Preference: Not Available
Distribution: Ontario, Quebec
Ecozone: Mixwood Plains