Lithurgus apicalis

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Lithurgus apicalis, I_ADG27
Adalbert Goertz

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Lithurgus apicalis - female (Megachilidae) in Colorado Springs, Palmer Park at 6600 ft (N38 52.6', W104 46.335'), El Paso County, Colorado, USA. July 31, 2007. Size: L = 13 mm. Found on Carduus nutans - Musk Thistle. Has arolia between claws. There were also Opuntia polyacantha in the area with flowers no longer blooming.

title Lithurgus apicalis
country United States
state/province CO
county El Paso
city/place Colorado Springs
site/street/trail Foothills
MAPdecimal latitude_longitude ••• 38.9_-104.7
when yyyymmdd hr:mn 20070731
who Adalbert Goertz
plant/host/prey Carduus nutans - Musk Thistle
best guess identification Lithurgus apicalis

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