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Species Xylocopa mexicanorum

Huge Bee - Xylocopa mexicanorum - female Big Black Bee - Xylocopa mexicanorum Which Texas Xylocopa? - Xylocopa mexicanorum - female Large Black Bee - Xylocopa mexicanorum large brown bee - Xylocopa mexicanorum - male Xylocopa? - Xylocopa mexicanorum small black bee - Xylocopa mexicanorum Western Carpenter Bee? - Xylocopa mexicanorum - male
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 Xylocopa (Large Carpenter Bees)
No Taxon (Subgenus Neoxylocopa)
Species mexicanorum (Xylocopa mexicanorum)
Food
Recorded on Ehretia anacua. The Hosts section on its Discover Life species page lists known associations based on specimen records and images.
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