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Species Xylocopa strandi - Strand's Carpenter Bee

Bee on Bottlebrush - Xylocopa strandi - male Bee on Bottlebrush - Xylocopa strandi - male Large Brown Bee - Xylocopa strandi - male Large Brown Bee - Xylocopa strandi - male Strand's Carpenter Bee - Xylocopa strandi Strand's Carpenter Bee - Xylocopa strandi Strand’s Carpenter Bee - Xylocopa strandi Strand’s Carpenter Bee - Xylocopa strandi
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 and Small carpenter Bees)
Genus Xylocopa (Large Carpenter Bees)
No Taxon (Subgenus Stenoxylocopa)
Species strandi (Strand's Carpenter Bee)
Explanation of Names
Xylocopa Strandi Dusmet y Alonso, 1924
Range
Houston to C. Amer. - Map (Discover Life)