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Subgenus Anthophora

DC B 4 ID #2 - Anthophora villosula - female DC B 4 ID #2 - Anthophora villosula - female Spring bumble bee - Anthophora villosula Bumblebee? - Anthophora villosula unidentified bee - Anthophora villosula Bee - Anthophora villosula Anthophora or the genus Osmia? - Anthophora villosula Anthophora villosula Digger Bee Spring Red Bud - Anthophora villosula
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 Apinae (Honey, Bumble, Long-horned, Orchid, and Digger Bees)
Tribe Anthophorini (Anthophorine Bees)
Genus Anthophora
No Taxon Subgenus Anthophora
Numbers
a single introduced species in our area, 13 spp. worldwide/total(1)
Range
Palaearctic group, most diverse in Asia; in our area, ne. US(1)