This is primarily a northern species, most common in the colder parts of VT.
Identification: Females have black or orange scopal hair and pale hairs on T1 and T2 only.
Similar Species: Small-handed Leafcutter (Megachile gemula)
Global Status: Secure
Vermont Status: Not Ranked
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Living Atlas Species Page
Distribution: To see the global distribution, check out the iNaturalist account, and toggle the GBIF layer on the map.