Halictus farinosus

Halictus farinosus Smith, 1853

Languages: English

Overview

Biology

This bee's nest architecture is described by Sakagami and Michener (1962) as Neocorynura farinosus: Nest architecture is Type IIIa: Lateral burrows branch off at approximately right angles from the main burrow with a cell at the end of each. Flat ground is the only or typical substrate used for nesting.

References

Sakagami, S. F., & Michener C. D. (1962).  Nest Architecture of the Sweat Bees. A. Comparative Study of Behavior.. 135. Lawrence, Kansas: University of Kansas Press.