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Discover Life 6 kinds match:
Heriades carinata  [popup] female
Heriades carinata  [popup] male
Heriades leavitti  [popup] female
Heriades leavitti  [popup] male
Heriades variolosa  [popup] female
Heriades variolosa  [popup] male


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REMAINING (number with state)
Female, clypeus, rim
 Small knobs, much less than half the size of the ocelli present on the sides of the slight concave central portion of the rim, may be none or 1-3 (2)
 A knob half the size of the ocelli present at the FAR sides of the rim (1)
Female, mandible, 2 ridges that run down the outer surface
 The two ridges remain SEPARATE to the base, or if merging, then merging near the base (2)
 The two ridges MERGE at or before reaching the basal third (1)
Female, pits on T2 and T3
 Equally sized or just minutely smaller on T2 (2)
 Pits of the 2nd segment noticeably smaller than those of the 3rd segment (1)
Male, abdomen, shape of S1
 H. carinata - Rim squared off or concave and with a very tall, clearly taller than wide, prominent mound in the center of the segment (1)
 H. leavitti - Rim, while roughly triangular, does not come to a distinct point like variolosus but rather to a gently rounded point that also covers much of S2 Back from the tip of the segment it gently rises in elevation to the summit of a gentle mound that is roughly in the center of the segment, the location of the mound can be difficult to determine if the specimen is curled up (1)
 H. variolosa - Rim stretches to a clear point, that point extending out and hiding much of S2 - Back from the point the segment gently rises in elevation with the very low summit of that rise located about one third of the segment back from the point, this can be difficult to determine if the specimens is curled up (1)
Male, length of vertex
 Vertex shorter, distance from lateral ocelli to rear margin of head EQUAL to or LESS than distance between lateral ocelli (2)
 Vertex long, distance from lateral ocelli to rear of margin head GREATER than distance between lateral ocelli (1)
Sex, number of antennal segments
 12, female (3)
 13, male (3)
State or province where bee was collected
 AL (6)
 CT (6)
 DC (6)
 DE (6)
 FL (6)
 GA (6)
 IL (6)
 IN (6)
 KY (6)
 MA (6)
 MD (6)
 ME (6)
 MI (6)
 MS (6)
 NC (6)
 NH (6)
 NJ (6)
 NY (6)
 OH (6)
 Ontario (6)
 PA (6)
 Quebec (6)
 RI (6)
 SC (6)
 TN (6)
 VA (6)
 VT (6)
 WI (6)
 WV (6)
 New Brunswick (4)
 Nova Scotia (4)