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Oecleus productus - No Common Name

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Taxonomic Author: Metcalf, 1923
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Description: Superficially resembles O. borealis.
Distribution in North Carolina
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Distribution: Transcontinental across the United States; also found in Sonora, Mexico (UDEL)
Abundance: Not as common as O. borealis
Seasonal Occurrence
Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Grassy areas
Plant Associates: Grasses, composites (UDEL)
Comment: Charles Bartlett notes that he has not found a way to superficially distinguish the two species of Oecleus found in the East. Therefore a specimen is needed for conclusive identification.
Status: Native
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