Andrena mariae

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Andrena mariae, I_ADG44
Adalbert Goertz

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Andrena mariae? (Andrenidae) in Colorado Springs, Sonderman Park., El Paso County, Colorado, USA. June 28, 2005. Size: L = 10 mm. Found on Conium maculatum - Poison Hemlock. 2nd and 3rd cub.cell about same size;black face with white hair inside eyes and between antennae,black notum,white hair behind eyes,beside and behind propodeum; black-red T1;chestnut red T2 to apex; triangle;black femora,red legs;white scopae;SmokyWingTips; honey-yellow wing stigma. I like to call it the "Parsley Andrena" ranging across the Northern and Rocky Mountains USA. Tergum more or less red (Lanham).

title Andrena mariae
country United States
state/province CO
county El Paso
city/place Colorado Springs
site/street/trail Sonderman Park
MAPdecimal latitude_longitude ••• 38.9_-104.7
when yyyymmdd hr:mn 20050628
who Adalbert Goertz
plant/host/prey Conium maculatum - Poison Hemlock
best guess identification Andrena mariae

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