Halictus pinguismentus Janjic and Packer, 2001:57
Taxonomy & Nomenclature
Only known from four specimens. Their date of collection was never noted, but was probably the late 1800's or early 1900's (Packer, 2005).
Biology & Ecology
Original scientific description:
Janjic, Jessica and Packer, Laurence. (2001). New descriptions of Halictus (Seladonia) from the New World (Hymenoptera: Halictidae). Journal of Hymenoptera Research 10(1): 55-75.
Packer, L. (2005). Species Profile: Halictus pinguismentus. In Shepherd, M. D., D. M. Vaughan, and S. H. Black (Eds). Red List of Pollinator Insects of North America. CD-ROM Version 1 (May 2005). Portland, OR: The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.