A large cosmopolitan family minute to moderate-sized bees. Usually black often with metallic colours, and frequently with an orange-brown abdomen.

Homalictus sp. GC1

Homalictus sp. GC2

Homalictus sp. GC3 Homalictus sp. GC4

Lasioglossum sp. GC1

Lasioglossum sp. GC2

Lasioglossum sp. GC3

Nomia sp.

NomiinGC sp. 1 NomiinGC sp. 2 Nomioides perditellus  


Insects of Australia (Chapter 42: Hymenoptera)

I.D. Naumann

CSIRO, Division of Entomology

1137pp (2 volumes), Melbourne University Press, 2nd Edition 1999.

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