Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Perdita interrupta

Small bees and pillows? - Perdita interrupta Perdita (Pygoperdita) interrupta interrupta Cresson - Perdita interrupta Bees Do It...On Poppies - Perdita interrupta - male - female Perdita (Pygoperdita) interrupta ? - Perdita interrupta - male - female Perdita (Pygoperdita) interrupta ? - Perdita interrupta - male - female Perdita interrupta - female Halictidae pair - Perdita interrupta Perdita interrupta - female
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 (Miner, Bare-miner, Fairy, and Oxaeine Bees)
Subfamily Panurginae (Panurgine Bees including Bare-Miner, Confluent-Miner, Fairy, and Calliopsine Bees)
Tribe Panurgini (Fairy and Confluent-Miner Bees)
Subtribe Perditina (Fairy and Goblin Bees)
Genus Perdita (Fairy Bees)
No Taxon (Subgenus Pygoperdita)
Species interrupta (Perdita interrupta)
Range
California
Food
Recorded on flowers from several families. The Hosts section on its Discover Life species page lists known floral associations based on specimen records and images.
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