Identification: Tiny. Males are all black.

Similar Species: Females are probably indistinguishable from female Cresson’s Cuckoo Sweat Bee (Sphecodes cressonii).

Known or Suspected Hosts: Hairy Metallic-Sweat Bee (Lasioglossum pilosum)

Global Status: Not ranked

Vermont Status: Not Ranked


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Distribution: To see the global distribution, check out the iNaturalist account, and toggle the GBIF layer on the map.