Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anthophora curta var. melanops Cockerell, 1926; A. curta var. ensenadensis Cockerell, 1941
Explanation of Names
Author of species is Provancher, 1895.
Asteraceae among others. The Hosts section on its Discover Life species page
lists known floral associations based on specimen records and images.
Has been considered conspecific with A. squammulosa but now recognized as distinct based on a study by Michael Orr and colleagues of BBSL.