This is a rare Holly (Ilex) specialist not yet confirmed from VT.
Identification: Medium-large with short hair and white abdominal bands, this species is best separated from other Cellophane bees by the associated flower.
Global Status: Not Ranked
Vermont Status: Not Ranked
For more information, visit the following links:
Living Atlas Species Page
Distribution: To see the global distribution, check out the iNaturalist account, and toggle the GBIF layer on the map.