Document Type

Article

Journal/Book Title/Conference

Agricultural Research Results, Western Series

Volume

11

Publication Date

5-1980

Abstract

Describes the habitat, life history, foraging, social behavior, and nest architecture of the subsocial halictine bee Hal ictus (Hal ictus) farinosus Smith. The interplay of host-plant conditions with nest development and generations is discussed. Natural enemies and other associates are noted but not extensively treated.

Subject Area

Natural history

Taxonomic Grouping

Other bees