Hymenoptera of North Carolina
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View PDFApidae Members: 15 NC Records

Melissodes comptoides Robertson, 1898 - No Common Name

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Family: Apidae Subfamily: ApinaeTribe: EuceriniChecklist Number: 1530.00                                                                                  
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: BugGuide, Discover Life, GBIF
Distribution in North Carolina
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Flight Dates:
 High Mountains (HM) ≥ 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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Flight Comments:
Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Appears to be primarily associated with open fields
Larval Host Plants: Polylectic. Flowers visited include old field species but no primarily woodland species (Discover Life, accessed June 2022)
Observation Methods:
See also Habitat Account for General Successional Fields and Forblands
Status in North Carolina
Natural Heritage Program Status:
Natural Heritage Program Ranks: GNR S2S3
State Protection: