Halictus

noun Ha·lic·tus \ həˈliktəs \

Definition of Halictus

: a cosmopolitan genus of gregarious but not social burrowing bees that provision the larval cells with pollen and nectar and include important pollinators of economic plants — see sweat bee

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Origin and Etymology of halictus

New Latin, irregular from Greek halizein to gather, assemble, from halēs assembled, pressed together


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