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Synonyms for andrenid

a bee that is a member of the genus Andrena

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longispathus grows in mountain habitats, flowers during a prevailingly cool and rainy period in late winter - early spring, and its major pollinator is a small-bodied andrenid bee (Andrena bicolor), yet fruits are produced in abundance in all years and populations.
Pollination by andrenid bees, extended flower longevity, and high fruit set exhibited by N.
Relative abundance, phenology and flower preference of andrenid bees in Sapporo, North Japan (Hymenoptera, Apoidea).
To evaluate the potential role of kin selection in the maintenance of communal bee societies we measured relatedness in a communal andrenid, Perdita texana, using multilocus DNA fingerprinting.