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6 kinds match


Augochloropsis anonyma  [popup] female
Augochloropsis anonyma  [popup] male
Augochloropsis metallica  [popup] female
Augochloropsis metallica  [popup] male
Augochloropsis sumptuosa  [popup] female
Augochloropsis sumptuosa  [popup] male

REMAINING (number with state)
A. anonyma vs A. metallica
 A. anonyma - Thorax, propodeum, the small, dorsal unpitted section immediately adjacent to the metanotum, the longitudinal distance at the center of the segment is approximately half the longitudinal distance of the metanotum and usually with a deep narrow longitudinal trough along this same central longitudinal distance - - Abdomen, T2, rim, with only irregularly scattered hairs present, these hairs arising at varying distances from the apex and form no apparent hair band or only a very weak one along the rim (2)
 A. metallica - Thorax, propodeum, unpitted dorsal area adjacent to the metanotum central longitudinal distance equal to or slightly greater than the longitudinal distance of the adjacent metanotum and a central trough missing or only partially present, note that in the male dorsal area of the propodeum most often longer than the metanotum - - Abdomen, T2, apical rim has a hair band that varies from distinct apical vibrissae present in A. a. metallica, with these distinctly thicker hairs arising in a uniform band along the rim, and in A. a. fulgida largely absent, note that that these 2 subspecies are molecularly distinct and will at some point become species (2)
A. metallica metallica vs A. metallica fulgida - Currently subspecies, but molecular work shows them to be unpublished species
 A. metallica fulgida - Size averages slightly smaller. Color simply metallic green with the odd specimen with some blue surfaces, none with purple. Abdomen, T2, rim apical fringe of hair on rim can vary from absent to somewhat strong, but hairs are translucent and not as dense. Abdomen, T1, surface completely shiny, mirror-like, reflective between pitting. (2)
 A. metallica metallica - Slightly larger than A. m. f. Color usually a combination of green, blue, purple reflective surfaces. Abdomen, T2, rim with an extremely strong, dense, opaque, usually tan, uniform, comb-like, apical hair fringe . Abdomen, T3, rim with a less dense version of the hair fringe found on T2 and not quite as thick hairs. Abdomen T1, surface shiny between pits but under magnification fine lines inscribe the surface slightly dulling it. (2)
A. metallica vs A. sumptuosa
 A. metallica - Vertex of head not expanded, appearing to only slightly rise above ocelli if at all - Pronotal wings most often poorly developed, appearing as bumps or clearly obtusely angular, although some few specimens have pronotal wings nearly as well-developed as is seen in A. sumptuosa - Faint lines on tergites normally only visible from certain angles, if present - In direct comparison, with a lower ratio of dark to light hairs on T3 outside of the impressed apical rim, and usually smaller overall (2)
 A. sumptuosa - Vertex of head expanded, appearing to rise above ocelli by one ocellar diameter or more - Pronotal wings always strongly projecting, taking the form of a right angle or nearly so, with both sides curving concavely into its apex - Heavy tessellation of tergites visible from virtually any angle - In direct comparison, with a higher ratio of dark to light hairs on T3 outside of the impressed apical rim, save for laterally where the dominant hair color is light, and usually larger overall (2)
Abdomen, T1, surface texture between pits
 Smooth and shiny, highly reflective, with no faint lines present on the integument (4)
 Extremely dull, reflecting little or no light due to the dense tessellation present on the integument (2)
 Somewhat smooth and shiny, with some metallic reflections that are only slightly obscured by faint lines on the integument (2)
Males, A. sumptuosa vs other species
 Other species - Rim of S4 with a medial projection that is apically pointed, appearing sharp (2)
 A. sumptuosa - Rim of S4 with a medial projection that is apically truncated, appearing relatively widely flattened at the tip in comparison to other potential species (1)
Sex; number of antennal segments
 Female; 12 (3)
 Male; 13 (3)
State or province where bee was collected
 DE (6)
 FL (6)
 GA (6)
 MD (6)
 NC (6)
 NJ (6)
 SC (6)
 VA (6)
 AL (4)
 AR (4)
 CO (4)
 DC (4)
 IA (4)
 IL (4)
 IN (4)
 KS (4)
 KY (4)
 LA (4)
 MO (4)
 MS (4)
 NM (4)
 NY (4)
 OH (4)
 OK (4)
 PA (4)
 SD (4)
 TN (4)
 TX (4)
 WI (4)
 WV (4)
 NE (3)
 AZ (2)
 CT (2)
 MA (2)
 ME (2)
 MI (2)
 MN (2)
 NB (2)
 ND (2)
 NH (2)
 Ontario (2)
 Quebec (2)
 RI (2)
 VT (2)
Thorax, pronotum, shape of the dorsally-located horizontal ridge which extends along the top of the pronotum back onto the pronotal lobes
 Pronotal ridge strongly projecting to each side of the midline, taking the form of wings which approach or attain a ninety-degree point at their apices (4)
 Pronotal ridge weakly projecting to each side of the midline, often appearing as no more than a rounded bump, or if angular then definitively obtuse and not approaching ninety-degrees (4)