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Wislizenia refracta Engelm.
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Andrenidae  Calliopsis macswaini @ UCRC_ENT (45)

Calliopsis scitula @ BBSL (8)

Mesoxaea vagans @ BBSL (1)

Perdita calloleuca @ UCRC_ENT (31)

Perdita larreae @ UCRC_ENT (4)

Perdita obliqua @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Perdita similis @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Perdita tessellata @ BBSL (1)

Perdita thelypodii @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Perdita thermophila @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Perdita verbesinae @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Perdita vittata @ BBSL (1); UCRC_ENT (128)

Perdita wilmattae @ BBSL (21)

Perdita wislizeniae @ AMNH_BEE (93); UCRC_ENT (481)

Perdita zebrata @ UCRC_ENT (9)

Protandrena sphaeralceae @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Apidae  Anthophora cockerelli @ UCRC_ENT (5)

Anthophora flavocincta @ BBSL (2)

Bombus crotchii @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Bombus morrisoni @ EMEC (1)

Bombus pensylvanicus @ EMEC (11)

Centris californica @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Exomalopsis solani @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Exomalopsis solidaginis @ AMNH_BEE (22)

Melissodes @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Melissodes brevipyga @ AMNH_BEE (31)

Melissodes composita @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Melissodes pallidisignata @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Melissodes paroselae @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Nomada gutierreziae @ I_JSA (2)

Paranomada velutina @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Triepeolus verbesinae @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Cicadellidae  Neoaliturus ( @ UCR_ENT (1)
Colletidae  Colletes gypsicolens @ BBSL (2)

Colletes ochraceus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Colletes tectiventris @ AMNH_BEE (22)

Hylaeus asininus @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Hylaeus mesillae @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Crabronidae  Bicyrtes viduatus @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Cerceris femurrubrum @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Clypeadon utahensis @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Eucerceris canaliculata @ UCRC_ENT (4)

Eucerceris tricolor @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Philanthus gibbosus @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Stictiella pulchella @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Halictidae  Agapostemon melliventris @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Dieunomia nevadensis @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Lygaeidae  Lygaeus kalmii @ UCR_ENT (1)

Nysius raphanus @ UCR_ENT (1)
Megachilidae  Anthidiellum eiseni @ BBSL (1)

Anthidiellum notatum @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Ashmeadiella bigeloviae @ UCRC_ENT (8)

Megachile frugalis @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Megachile gentilis @ UCRC_ENT (5)

Megachile parallela @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Megachile sabinensis @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Megachile townsendiana @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Melittidae  Hesperapis @ UCRC_ENT (2)
Membracidae  Spissistilus festinus @ UCR_ENT (1)
Miridae  Coquillettia impluviata @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Pseudatomoscelis flora @ AMNH_PBI (3)
Reduviidae  Phymata pacifica @ UCR_ENT (2)

Phymata @ AMNH_PBI (4)
Tiphiidae  Paratiphia neomexicana @ UCRC_ENT (1)

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FNA | Family List | FNA Vol. 7 | Cleomaceae | Wislizenia

3. Wislizenia refracta Engelmann in F. A. Wislizenus, Mem. Tour N. Mexico. 99. 1848.

Wislizenia costellata Rose ex Greene; W. melilotoides Greene; W. refracta var. melilotoides (Greene) I. M. Johnston; W. scabrida Eastwood

Annuals , 40-200 cm. Stems glabrous or glabrate (sometimes smooth when dry). Leaves: petiole 0.2-3.1 cm; leaflets 3, green, blade ovate or obovate, (0.4-)1-4.9 × 0.4-2 cm, 1.5-4(-5.5) times as long as wide, margins entire, apex acute to rounded. Racemes 1-1.5 cm (2-3 cm in fruit). Flowers: sepals green, lanceolate, 0.4-1.7 × 0.2-0.7 mm, more than 1.75 times as long as wide, margins entire, glabrous; petals yellow, oblong, 1.4-4.6 × 0.5-1.8 mm; stamens yellow, 2-6 mm; anthers 0.5-1.7 mm; gynophore (reflexed in fruit), 2-12 mm in fruit, usually shorter than pedicel. Schizocarps 1.2-3.3 × 1 mm. Seeds 0.5 × 0.3 mm. 2 n = 40.

Flowering spring-fall. Dry sandy flats, desert scrub, roadsides; 500-2400 m; Ariz., Calif., Nev., N.Mex., Tex., Utah; Mexico (Chihuahua, Sonora).

Wislizenia refracta is known from trans-Pecos Texas, and from the Mojave Desert (San Bernardino County and Little San Bernardino Mountains in Riverside County) in California.

Updated: 2021-06-17 05:01:02 gmt
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