Trichocolletes eremophilae Houston

Batley, Michael, 2012, Revision of the Australian Bee Genus Trichocolletes Cockerell (Hymenoptera: Colletidae: Paracolletini), Records of the Australian Museum (Rec. Aust. Mus.) 64 (1), pp. 1-50: 18

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.3853/j.0067-1975.64.2012.1589

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Trichocolletes eremophilae Houston
status

 

Trichocolletes eremophilae Houston  

Fig. 93 View Figs 92–103

Trichocolletes (Trichocolletes) eremophilae Houston, 1990   ,

p. 615. Diagnosis

Eyes not hairy; proboscis relatively elongate, prementum length at least 3.5× eye width viewed laterally. Gena of female produced posterioventrally; lower clypeus sparsely punctate and shining; facial hair brown, simple; mid-tibial spur strongly curved and serrate medially; prepygidial fimbria black. Hair on clypeus of male erect, appearing cropped; T7 wholly yellow-brown; fore basitarsus unmodified; fore calcar with c. 3 teeth.

Remarks. Exhibits a preference for flowers of Eremophila   . Detailed descriptions are given by Houston (1990).

Distribution. South Western Australia between Geraldton, Meekatharra and Kalgoorlie (GS, MUR, YAL) ( Fig. 93 View Figs 92–103 ).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Colletidae

Genus

Trichocolletes

Loc

Trichocolletes eremophilae Houston

Batley, Michael 2012
2012
Loc

Trichocolletes (Trichocolletes) eremophilae

Houston 1990
1990