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Sphecodes dichrous Smith, 1853
Sphecodes arvensis Patton, 1880; Halictus scabrosus Provancher, 1882; Sphecodes knetschi Cockerell, 1898; Sphecodes lautus Lovell and Cockerell, 1907; Sphecodes (Sphecodes) macfarlandi Viereck, 1909

Life   Insecta   Hymenoptera   Apoidea   Halictidae   Sphecodes
Subgenus: None

Sphecodes dichrous, face
Smithsonian Institution, Entomology Department · 9
Sphecodes dichrous, face

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    Identification Notes: Female - Large species with similarities with S. davisii and S. ranunculi, has very strong hind tibia setae along upper edge of segment, sharp strongly angled ridge running from pronotal corner towards head, pitting on T2 dense and extending nearly to edge of rim, scape smooth relatively unhairy, with few, widely separated pits, mesepesturnum very, very heavily sculptured; pitting on the scutum well sparated with almost none touching
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Sphecodes dichrous, side
Smithsonian Institution, Entomology Department · 9
Sphecodes dichrous, side
Sphecodes dichrous, top
Smithsonian Institution, Entomology Department · 9
Sphecodes dichrous, top

Sphecodes dichrous, wing
Smithsonian Institution, Entomology Department · 9
Sphecodes dichrous, wing
Sphecodes dichrous, Barcode of Life Data Systems
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Sphecodes dichrous, Barcode of Life Data Systems

Sphecodes dichrous, dor.hab
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Sphecodes dichrous, dor.hab
Sphecodes dichrous, head
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Sphecodes dichrous, head

Sphecodes dichrous, lat.hab
© Copyright Hannah Gaines 2009 · 1
Sphecodes dichrous, lat.hab

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Apiaceae  Daucus carota @ CUIC_ENT (2)
Asteraceae  Taraxacum campylodes @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Fabaceae  Melilotus officinalis @ CUIC_ENT (4); AMNH_BEE (1)
Rosaceae  Potentilla @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Sorbaria sorbifolia @ CUIC_ENT (1)

Spiraea latifolia @ CUIC_ENT (1)
Unplaced  none 685 @ RUAC_ENT (5)
_  cucurbit @ NLA (1)

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