Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Fall Fund Drive

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Svastra obliqua - Svastra (Epimelissodes) obliqua

Bee - Svastra obliqua - female Sunflower Bee - Svastra obliqua - female unknown bee - Svastra obliqua bee - Svastra obliqua Tetraloniella? - Svastra obliqua Bee - Svastra obliqua - female Black Longhorn Bee - Svastra obliqua Bumblebee?? - Svastra obliqua
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 Eucerini (Long-horned Bees)
Genus Svastra
No Taxon (Subgenus Epimelissodes)
Species obliqua (Svastra (Epimelissodes) obliqua)
Explanation of Names
Author: (Say, 1837)
Range
DE-MD-NJ-NY-VA
Season
Summer
Food
The Hosts section on its Discover Life species page lists known associations based on specimen records and images. Pollen specialist on Asteraceae.
Internet References