Nest in holes in wood blocks or pithy stems, as well as in abandoned subterranean or surface nests of other wasps (Sceliphron) or bees. Nest plugs and partitions are made with leaf pulp or mastic mixed with mud (Cane et al. 2007).
occurs (regularly, as a native taxon) in multiple nations
Regularity: Regularly occurring
Type of Residency: Year-round
Global Range: This species ranges from Montana to New Mexico and British Columbia to California.
Catalog Number: USNM
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Entomology
Locality: Colo. Springs, Colorado, United States
- Type: 1897. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 49: 337.
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Statistics of barcoding coverage: Osmia bruneri
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 12
Species With Barcodes: 1
National NatureServe Conservation Status
Rounded National Status Rank: NNR - Unranked