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Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus)

Halictid bee at ANBG

Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) at ANBG - 11 Feb 2021
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) at ANBG - 11 Feb 2021
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) at ANBG - 11 Feb 2021
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) at ANBG - 11 Feb 2021
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Identification history

Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) 28 Feb 2021 michael.batley
Lasioglossum sp. (genus) 27 Feb 2021 AlisonMilton

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This one bee kept forming a 'bubble' and 'blowing it out'. It continued to do this for five minutes or so. Eventually stopped and flew away.

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   28 Feb 2021
This method of nectar concentration is quite common and is used by many species. Instead of storing energy as we do, bees hold nectar in their crop and only release it to the stomach when they need energy. If nectar in the crop is too dilute, the energy can't be released fast enough for best performance.
   28 Feb 2021
Thanks for the explanation.

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Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 4 Aug 2020 by TimL
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Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at ANBG - 15 Jan 2020 by Tim L
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Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 20 Sep 2019 by TimL
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Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 7 Aug 2019 by TimL
Psyllidae sp. (family) (Unidentified psyllid or lerp insect) at ANBG - 7 Aug 2019 by TimL
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 16 Jul 2019 by TimL
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Hyalarcta nigrescens (Ribbed Case Moth) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019 by TimL
Lepidoscia arctiella (Tower Case Moth) at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019 by TimL
Mutillidae sp. (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at ANBG - 26 Jun 2019 by TimL
Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at ANBG - 20 Jun 2019 by TimL
Anystidae (family) (Unidentified anystid mite) at ANBG - 18 Jun 2019 by TimL
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 by TimL
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 by TimL
Polyrhachis sp. (genus) (A spiny ant) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 by TimL
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 by TimL
Rhytidoponera tasmaniensis at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 by TimL
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 by TimL
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 14 Jun 2019 by TimL
Chelaner kiliani (Kilian's ant) at ANBG - 25 May 2019 by TimL
Chelaner kiliani (Kilian's ant) at ANBG - 24 May 2019 by TimL
Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at ANBG - 24 Apr 2019 by TimL
Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at ANBG - 26 Feb 2019 by TimL
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at ANBG - 15 Feb 2019 by HelenCross
Acanthosomatidae (family) (Unidentified Acanthosomatid shield bug) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018 by TimL
Commius elegans (Cherry Ballart Shield Bug) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018 by TimL
Pentatomidae (family) (Unidentified Shield or Stink bug) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018 by TimL
Dindymus versicolor (Harlequin bug) at ANBG - 11 Dec 2018 by AlisonMilton
Balta spuria (A Balta Cockroach) at ANBG - 10 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Leioproctus (Leioproctus) irroratus (Yellow-shouldered Bee) at ANBG - 10 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Tolpis barbata (Yellow Hawkweed) at ANBG - 10 Dec 2018 by AlisonMilton
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at ANBG - 19 Nov 2018 by Tim L
Acanthiza lineata (Striated Thornbill) at ANBG - 5 Nov 2018 by Alison Milton
Trapezites phigalia (Heath Ochre) at ANBG - 4 Nov 2018 by Alison Milton
Trapezites phigalia (Heath Ochre) at ANBG - 4 Nov 2018 by TimL
Pieris rapae (Cabbage White) at ANBG - 1 Nov 2018 by Alison Milton
Simosyrphus grandicornis (Common hover fly) at ANBG - 1 Nov 2018 by Alison Milton
Lipotriches (Austronomia) phanerura (Halictid bee) at ANBG - 1 Nov 2018 by Alison Milton
Isopeda sp. (genus) (Huntsman Spider) at ANBG - 30 Oct 2018 by TimL
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at ANBG - 18 Oct 2018 by AlisonMilton
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at ANBG - 18 Oct 2018 by Tim L
Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018 by TimL
Sarothrocrepis civica (An arboreal 'ground' beetle) at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018 by TimL
Cormobates leucophaea (White-throated Treecreeper) at ANBG - 3 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at ANBG - 3 Jul 2018 by Alison Milton
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at ANBG - 27 Apr 2018 by Alison Milton
Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at ANBG - 27 Apr 2018 by Alison Milton
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at ANBG - 24 Feb 2018 by Tim L
Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail) at ANBG - 15 Feb 2018 by TimL
Synthemis eustalacta (Swamp Tigertail) at ANBG - 31 Jan 2018 by roymcd
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at ANBG - 12 Jan 2018 by Alison Milton
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at ANBG - 8 Jan 2018 by Alison Milton
Comptosia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at ANBG - 21 Nov 2017 by TimL
Rutilia (Donovanius) sp. (genus & subgenus) (A Bristle Fly) at ANBG - 21 Nov 2017 by TimL

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 11 Feb 2021 11:13 AM Recorded on
  • AlisonMilton Recorded by

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  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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