No Common Name Nomada luteola Olivier, 1811  
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Hymenoptera   >   Family Apidae   >   Genus Nomada   

Description:

Nests are categorized as ground burrows, and social behavior is categorized as cleptoparasites and social parasites (Selfridge et al., 2017).

Relationships:

Invades the nests of larger bees in the genus Andrena. It is not clear what its exact preferences are because, as are many bee species, it is very little studied and there are not enough people researching. (S. Droege, pers. comm.)

There are 9 records in the project database.

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Nomada luteola collected in Somerset Co., Maryland. Photo by USGS PWRC. (MBP list)

Nomada luteola collected in Somerset Co., Maryland. Photo by USGS PWRC. (MBP list)

Nomada luteola collected in Somerset Co., Maryland. Photo by USGS PWRC. (MBP list)

A male Nomada luteola in Maryland. Photo by USGS PWRC. (MBP list)

Nomada luteola in Maryland. Photo by USGS PWRC. (MBP list)


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