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Species Perdita rhois

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
No Taxon (Anthophila (Apoidea) - Bees)
Family Andrenidae (Mining Bees)
Subfamily Panurginae
Tribe Panurgini
Subtribe Perditina
Genus Perdita
No Taxon (Subgenus Perdita)
No Taxon (ventralis species group)
Species rhois (Perdita rhois)
Range
West
Discover Life Global Mapper
Food
A polylectic species, gathering pollen from a variety of plants, including Adenostoma (Rosaceae), according to Dr. John S. Ascher. The Hosts section on its Discover Life species page lists known floral associations based on specimen records and images.
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