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Lithurgus cornutus (Fabricius, 1787)
Andrena cornuta Fabricius, 1787; Apis (Andrena) cornuta (Fabricius, 1787); Lasius cornuta (Fabricius, 1787); Lithurgus umbraculatus Lepeletier, 1841; Lithurgus fuscipennis Lepeletier, 1841; Lithurgus nasutus Dufour, 1849; Megachile monoceros Eversmann, 1852; Megachile dohrni Radoszkowski, 1862; Lithurgus maximus Radoszkowski, 1871; Lithurgus cornutus var obscurus Cockerell, 1931; Lithurgus (Lithurgus) cornutus fuscipennis Lepeletier, 1841; Lithurgus (Lithurgus) cornutus (Fabricius, 1787)

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Male from Petišovci, collected in July 1995.


Lithurgus cornutus (Fabricius, 1787)



Mediterranean species. Only one male specimen was found in Slovenia, near Petišovci (sub-Pannonian region).

Oligolectic, specialized on Asteraceae. Nests in burrows in wood, excavated by itself.

Univoltine. Flies in July and August.


Razširjenost vrste v Sloveniji.

Pri Petišovcih v Prekmurju je bil najden le en primerek.


Andrej Gogala: Bee fauna of Slovenia

Updated: 2018-08-14 06:34:06 gmt
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