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Halictus ruissatelensis Timon-David 1944 (sweat bee)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Halictidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 234251

Full reference: J. Timon-David. 1944. Insectes fossiles de l'Oligocène inférieur des Camoins (Bassin de Marseille). II. Hyménoptères. Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France 49:40-45

Belongs to Halictus according to F. E. Zeuner and F. J. Manning 1976

Sister taxa: Halictus petrefactus, Halictus savenyei, Halictus schemppi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Camoins-les-Bains (Timon-David collection), which is in a Chattian lacustrine marl in France

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 4.60