Leioproctus (Exleycolletes) pusillus (Cockerell, 1929)

Maynard, Glynn Vivian, 2013, Revision of Goniocolletes and seven Australian subgenera of Leioproctus (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Colletidae), and description of new taxa, Zootaxa 3715 (1), pp. 1-114: 76

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3715.1.1

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Leioproctus (Exleycolletes) pusillus (Cockerell, 1929)
status

n.comb.

Leioproctus (Exleycolletes) pusillus (Cockerell, 1929)   n.comb.

Paracolletes pusillus * Cockerell 1929c: 208   ; 1934: 33.

Leioproctus (Microcolletes) pusillus (Cockerell)   . Michener 1965:55.

Type

Paracolletes pusillus   Western Australia: holotype ♂, Geraldton , 4.ix.1926, Nicholson ( AM)   .

Additional material examined: 36♂ Western Australia: Watheroo Dist; Bolgart; 126 miles (201.6 k) N. Geraldton; between Coorow and Marchangee; N. New Noricia; 83 miles (132.8 k) S Newman, 29.viii.1971.

Months collected: August, September, November

Floral visitations: Myrtaceae   : Baeckea pentagonantha   ; Proteaceae   : Hakea erinacea  

Female —Unknown. Male — Length ca 7mm. Head— Hair white, fine, sparse, except on lower paraocular area where it is dense and appressed; flagella with F1–3 length less than width; F4–11 length greater than width. Mesosoma   — Hair sparse, fine, white; metanotum with minute tubercle; propodeal triangle without distinct transverse carina delimiting basal area, many fine transverse carinae on both basal and vertical areas. Legs with anterior fore femora and tibiae yellow. Metasoma—Hair fine, white, erect; T7 without median bare area; S4 with dense, white, apical fringe; S5 with weak apical fringe; S6 almost bare, with sparse, short, white hair. For details of S7–8 and genitalia see figs 136–138.

AM

Australian Museum

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Colletidae

Genus

Leioproctus

Loc

Leioproctus (Exleycolletes) pusillus (Cockerell, 1929)

Maynard, Glynn Vivian 2013
2013
Loc

Leioproctus (Microcolletes) pusillus (Cockerell)

Michener, C. D. 1965: 55
1965
Loc

Paracolletes pusillus * Cockerell 1929c: 208

Cockerell, T. D. A. 1934: 33
Cockerell, T. D. A. 1929: 208
1929