Red Rock Canyon State Park, Kern County, California, USA May 13, 2009 Size: ~3-4mm
Taking nectar in Lepidium flavum.
Looked at some of these at the L.A.NHM, but had not taken a specimen, just the photos.
I could be wrong about the size, but will hopefully see more at RRCSP.
I'm not sure from my photos whether the axilla is produced (acute tooth), or has a rounded outer margin. Thus, don't know whether N. (Neolarra) or N. (Phileremulus).
Perhaps John Ascher will have some ideas?
Moved to genus, perhaps it will be notice here.
Contributed by Hartmut Wisch on 21 May, 2009 - 11:51pm Last updated 8 July, 2009 - 4:52pm
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