Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Megachilini

Leafcutting Bee - Coelioxys dolichos Possible Leaf-Cutter Bee? - Megachile Family Megachilidae: Leaf Cutter Bee - Megachile - male Unknown bee  - Megachile Coelioxys sp? - Coelioxys Unknown Bee - Megachile frigida Yellow-faced bee - Megachile pugnata bee on fleabane - Megachile rotundata
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
No Taxon (Anthophila (Apoidea) - Bees)
Family Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies)
Subfamily Megachilinae
Tribe Megachilini
Numbers
>170 spp. in 2 genera in our area, >2000 spp. in 5 genera worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide(1)