This small and relatively distinctive species is among the most abundant Andrena in the state, particularly in human-modified landscapes. Chiefly active in May and June.

 Identification: This is a small grayish haired species with distinct and complete hair bands on T2-T4. Best confirmed a photo of the hind tibia, which is enlarged and vaguely triangular (as in several other Andrena).

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Known or Suspected Parasites: None known

Global Status: G5 Secure

Vermont Status: Not Ranked


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