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Species Anthophora villosula - Asian Shaggy Digger

Bee - Anthophora villosula - male Bee - Anthophora villosula Bee (Anthophora villosula?) - Anthophora villosula - female Small Fast Bee 2 - Anthophora villosula Small Fast Bee 3 - Anthophora villosula Digger Bee Specimen (?) - Anthophora villosula - male bumblebee - Anthophora villosula - female 'Digger Bee' on Mertensia - 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, Longhorn, Orchid, and Digger Bees)
Tribe Anthophorini (Digger Bees)
Genus Anthophora (Diggers)
No Taxon (Subgenus Anthophora)
Species villosula (Asian Shaggy Digger)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Has been considered conspecific with Anthophora plumipes.
Explanation of Names
Author: Smith, 1854
Range
Native to East Asia including China, Japan, and Korea.
Season
Spring
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