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Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus)

Halictid bee at suppressed

Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) at suppressed - 23 Oct 2021
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) at suppressed - 23 Oct 2021
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Identification history

Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) 26 Oct 2021 michael.batley
Unidentified 26 Oct 2021 Birdy

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   26 Oct 2021
A megachilid female would carry pollen under the abdomen not on the hind legs. If the length is 8.5 mm then the only likely candidate is Lasioglossum lanarium.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 23 Oct 2021 12:12 PM Recorded on
  • Birdy Recorded by

Additional information

  • Papaver sp. Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Female Gender

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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