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Subgenus Chelostomoides

Leaf-cutting Bee (Megachile (Chelostomoides)) - Megachile - male ID for a bee on Palo Verde? - Megachile Heriades? - Megachile Megachile (Chelostomoides) ??? - Megachile angelarum - female Another Bee on On MacDougal Verbena - Megachile Megachile - nest site competition? - Megachile angelarum - female Bee in the bee hotel - Megachile Unknown Megachilidae Species - Megachile angelarum - female
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 (Leaf-cutter Bees, Mason Bees, and allies)
Subfamily Megachilinae
Tribe Megachilini
Genus Megachile (Leaf-cutter and Resin Bees)
No Taxon Subgenus Chelostomoides
Numbers
17 spp. in our area, 35 spp. total(1)
Range
Canada to Peru(1)