New species of North American bees of the genus Dufourea (Hymenoptera, Halictidae) with descriptions of two previously underscribed females by George Edward Bohart

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  • Bees -- North America,
  • Dufourea

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Statementprepared by Science and Education Administration
SeriesTechnical bulletin -- no. 1618, Technical bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 1618
ContributionsUnited States. Science and Education Administration
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Pagination21 p. ;
Number of Pages21
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Genus summary: This is a Holarctic genus that is found all across North America. There are approximately 80 species known from North America and approximately 57 in California.

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Genus summary: Halictus (/hah-LICK-tuss/) is a widespread and abundant genus that occurs in both the New World and Old World. There are about 25 species in North and South America and seven species are known from California. Dorchin et al.: A new North American genus of eucerine bees relationships within this complex, referred to as the ‘Eu-cera complex’.

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Proceedings of the United States National Museum 65(19): Sandhouse, G. The bees of the genera Augochlora, Augochloropsis and Augochlorella (Hymenoptera; Apoidea) occurring in the United States.

Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences. Forest in Alaska to the Ocala National Forest in Florida, bees can be found anywhere in North America, where flowers bloom.

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It is a nest parasite of oil-collecting bees of the genus. Genus summary: Colletes (koe-LEE-teez) is a widespread and common genus with approximately 90 species in North America and thirty one species from California.

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Two new species of the bee genus Peponapis, with a key to the North and Central American species (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Eucerini).

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29 () Colletes kinabalu n. sp., first record of the genus for the. Plasterer bees (also called polyester or cellophane bees) are solitary bees that nest in the ground or in pithy plant stems.

There are around species of plasterer bees in the United States of America. Plasterer bees dig their nest sites in the sides of earthen walls. Usually the bee will tunnel upward for a while before branching sideways.Bees of the genera Dufourea and Dieunomia of Michigan (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Halictidae), with a key to the Dufourea of eastern North America - (Peer Reviewed Journal) .Photos by Hartmut Wisch.

Genus summary: Lasioglossum (/laz-e-o-GLOSS-um/) is a very large genus that occurs worldwide. There are approximately species in North America and approximately 87 species in California.

They are often the most common bees in a habitat, but are frequently overlooked because of their small size.

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