Occurrence Status: Confirmed
Identification: A difficult ID, though one of only a few Osmia active mid-summer, especially on thistle. Collect and send to VCE if possible
Distribution: The only known VT (and New England) record was collected July 9th 1979 by G. Tenwilliger in Centennial woods. This species is a thistle specialist, and mid-summer surveys from thistle could find persiting populations in the state.
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