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Species Anthophora villosula - Asian Shaggy Digger

DC B 4 ID #2 - Anthophora villosula - female Anthophora plumipes? - Anthophora villosula Bumblebee? - Anthophora villosula Bee - Anthophora villosula - male Bee - Anthophora villosula Bee (Anthophora villosula?) - Anthophora villosula Anthophora or the genus Osmia? - Anthophora villosula Anthofora villosula? - Anthophora villosula
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 (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
Native to East Asia including China, Japan, and Korea.
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