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Species Account for Megachile dorsalis

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Megachile dorsalis  Perez, 1879
Silvery Leaf-cutter Bee
Aculeata: Megachilinae

Silvery Leaf Cutter Bee Copyright: Danny Harris

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National status: Nb
Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Regionally Important

Additional Phenology Data


Silvery Leaf Cutter Bee
Silvery Leaf Cutter Bee
Megachile dorsalis
Megachile dorsalis

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Taxonomic group: bees and wasps (Aculeata) - County data   
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 87 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 59 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 62 records with habitat detail and method information)

Recorded management for locations with Megachile dorsalis

Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Megachile dorsalis

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