Hylaeus punctatissimus Schenck, 1853, Hylaeus flavitarsis Schenck, 1853, Halictus similimus Schenck, 1870, Halictus porcus Morawitz, 1872, Halictus griscescens Schenck, 1873, Halictus longiceps Saunders, 1879, Halictus trinitinensis Cockerell, 1938, Halictus angustifrons Vachal, 1892, Halictus rubescens Pérez, 1895
England from Cornwall to Kent, north to Cumberland and Yorkshire, Wales and the Isle of Man. Also known from south-west Scotland. It also occurs on several of the Channel Islands. Most frequent in southern England.
Abroad, this is a western Palaearctic species, to Iran in the east and north to Finland.