Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Subspecies Colletes simulans nevadensis - Nevada Spine-shouldered Cellophane Bee

Plasterer Bee - Colletes simulans - female Plasterer Bee - Colletes simulans - female Plasterer Bee - Colletes simulans - 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 Colletidae (Cellophane or Plasterer, Masked, and Fork-tongued Bees)
Genus Colletes (Cellophane bees)
Species simulans (Spine-shouldered Cellophane Bee)
Subspecies nevadensis (Nevada Spine-shouldered Cellophane Bee)