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Coelioxys modesta - Coelioxys modestus - male

Coelioxys modesta - Coelioxys modestus - Male
Fontenelle Forest, Bellevue, Sarpy County, Nebraska, USA
July 19, 2009
Size: Approximately 8 mm
Coelioxys sp.? Nectaring on Virginia Mountain Mint. Any help with ID appreciated.

Thanks,
Loren and Babs Padelford
Bellevue, NE

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Coelioxys modesta - Coelioxys modestus - male Coelioxys modesta - Coelioxys modestus - male

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Coelioxys modesta male
note shape of T6 spines and basal white band across T1

 
Coelioxys modesta
Dr. Ascher,

Thank you very much for identifying this interesting little bee!

Loren and Babs Padelford
Bellevue, NE

Yes.
Nice images of a male. Dr. Ascher might be able to give you a species with that kind of detail to work with....

 
Coelioxys modesta
Eric,

Thanks for your confirmation. Dr. Ascher was able to identify it to species.

Loren and Babs Padelford
Bellevue, NE

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