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Subgenus Zadontomerus

Small Carpenter Bee (Ceratina) on twiggy wreath flower - Ceratina Bee - Ceratina Bee at Peters on Composite - Ceratina Ceratina male? - Ceratina - female Ceratina Ceratina acantha or other Zadontomerus? - Ceratina Ceratina? - Ceratina tiny bee (egg on head?) - Ceratina
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 Apidae (Cuckoo, Carpenter, Digger, Bumble, and Honey Bees)
Subfamily Xylocopinae (Carpenter Bees)
Genus Ceratina (Small Carpenter Bees)
No Taxon Subgenus Zadontomerus
Numbers
20 spp. in our area, 31 spp. total(1)
Range
Canada to Panama; in our area, transcontinental (all 20 spp. occur in the US, 6 range into Canada)(1)