Osmia (Melanosmia) inermis (Zetterstedt 1838)

Gibbs, Jason, Ascher, John S., Rightmyer, Molly G. & Isaacs, Rufus, 2017, The bees of Michigan (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Anthophila), with notes on distribution, taxonomy, pollination, and natural history, Zootaxa 4352 (1), pp. 1-160: 117

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4352.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:7C684128-FFA7-48AA-B395-B9C6BC39353A

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0392879B-7301-AB53-43D5-FE7DFAEEFDCE

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Osmia (Melanosmia) inermis (Zetterstedt 1838)
status

 

Osmia (Melanosmia) inermis (Zetterstedt 1838)   ( inermis   group)

County records: Alger, Marquette, Montmorency, Oscoda.

Notes. Holarctic ( Müller 2016; Rightmyer 2010). Nests under stones ( Cane et al. 2007). Sheffield et al. (2015) demonstrated the use of artificial terracotta nests to encourage this species for pollination of lowbush blueberry.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Megachilidae

Genus

Osmia