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Small Wasp - Nomada - female

Small Wasp - Nomada - Female
Tiverton, Newport County, Rhode Island, USA
April 25, 2008
Size: 5mm

Moved
Moved from Nomada.

Looks like a bee
from the genus Nomada - a very difficult group. Dr Ascher should be able to tell you more.

 
ruficornis species group
female

cleptoparasite of Andrena

Several species have this coloration including N. pygmaea

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