Moapa, Warm Springs Natural Area, Clark County, Nevada, USA September 12, 2008 Size: ca 7 mm
Note the long antennae. I just found Melissodes which have long antennae.
If not Melissodes, since I also photographed female Diadasia enavata going in and out of their ground nests at the same time, and since this species is said to occur 'almost exclusively on sunflowers' (Eaton and Kaufman, Field Guide to NA Insects), would these be male D. enavata?
Contributed by Bruce Lund on 3 December, 2012 - 12:45pm Last updated 21 February, 2014 - 9:45am
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