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Subgenus Chelostomoides

bee 53 - Megachile bee 70 - Megachile Small bee 2 - Megachile campanulae Megachile angelarum - female Heriades?  - Megachile small bee on cholla cactus - Megachile - female Megachilidae (?) - Megachile megachile? - Megachile
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
Genus Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees)
No Taxon Subgenus Chelostomoides
Numbers
17 spp. in our area, 35 spp. total(1)
Range
Canada to Peru(1)