Wild Florida Photo - Lasioglossum Dialictus subgenus - Metallic-sweat bees

Lasioglossum Dialictus subgenus

Metallic-sweat bees

Florida native

Volusia Co. FL 07/10/10
Volusia Co. FL 07/10/10

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The genus Lasioglossum is one of the largest genera of bees worldwide and is broken down into about a half dozen subgenera. The subgenus Dialictus itself contains at least 33 species.
This individual was feeding on the flower of lemon bacopa.


Lasioglossum Dialictus subgenus is a member of the Halictidae - Sweat Bees family.

Date record last modified: Mar 05, 2020

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