Checklist of the Wild Bees (Apoidea: Anthophila) of Vermont, USA

Latest version published by Vermont Center for Ecostudies on Jan 17, 2024 Vermont Center for Ecostudies
Publication date:
17 January 2024
CC-BY 4.0

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This is a checklist of the known species of wild bees recorded in Vermont, USA. The checklist is derived from literature and verified records from specimens, surveys, photographs, and other verified records by the Vermont Wild Bee Survey, a project of the Vermont Atlas of Life.

Data Records

The data in this checklist resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 362 records.

2 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

Taxon (core)

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.


The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Hardy S, Ascher J, McFarland K (2024). Checklist of the Wild Bees (Apoidea: Anthophila) of Vermont, USA. Version 1.1. Vermont Center for Ecostudies. Checklist dataset.


Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Vermont Center for Ecostudies. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY 4.0) License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 950853df-adf7-4c5a-b955-266bb6a194df.  Vermont Center for Ecostudies publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF-US.


Checklist; Inventoryregional


Spencer Hardy
  • Metadata Provider
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Vermont Center for Ecostudies
05055 Norwich
John Ascher
  • Originator
Assistant Professor
National University of Singapore
Kent McFarland
  • Metadata Provider
Conservation Biologist
Vermont Center for Ecostudies
PO Box 420
05055 Norwich
Kent McFarland
  • Metadata Provider
conservation biologist
Vermont Center for Ecostudies
05091 Norwich

Geographic Coverage

State of Vermont, USA

Bounding Coordinates South West [42.634, -73.63], North East [45.105, -71.345]

Project Data

Title Vermont Atlas of Life
Identifier VAL
Study Area Description State of Vermont, USA
Design Description

Sampling Methods

Checklist derived from verified records in literature, specimens in public and private collections, collections and photographs from surveys and projects, photographs from crowd-sourced projects.

Study Extent State of Vermont, USA
Quality Control All records were verified by expert taxonomists

Method step description:

  1. The checklist was part of an overall collection of occurrence records from current and historic projects and collections via the Vermont Wild Bee Survey.

Additional Metadata