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Species Sphecodes johnsonii

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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 Halictidae (Sweat, Furrow, Nomiine, and Shortface Bees)
Subfamily Halictinae (Sweat and Furrow Bees)
Tribe Halictini
Genus Sphecodes (Blood Bees)
Species johnsonii (Sphecodes johnsonii)
Explanation of Names
Sphecodes johnsonii Lovell, 1909
Size
Female: Length 9-10mm(1)
Range
Nova Scotia, to North Carolina, to North Dakota.
Season
August to October
Food
Recorded on Daucus, Solidago. The Hosts section on its Discover Life species page lists known floral associations based on specimen records and images.
Works Cited
1.Bees of the eastern United States
Mitchell T.B. 1962. Tech. Bull. (NC Agric. Exp. Sta.): No. 141 (538 pp.), 1960; and No. 152 (557 pp.).