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Genus Anthophorula

Over-Achieving Bee - - Anthophorula - female bee d - Anthophorula bee d - Anthophorula Anthophorula - Anthophorula albicans - female Anthophorula - Anthophorula albicans - female bee 86 - Anthophorula Anthophorula palmerum - Anthophorula palmarum - female Exomalopsini, what genus? - Anthophorula - female
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 Exomalopsini
Genus Anthophorula
41 spp. in 2 subgenera in our area, 63 spp. in 3 subgenera total(1)
*Anthophorisca: 18 spp. in our area, 30 spp. total(1)
Anthophorula: 23 spp. in our area, 29 spp. total(1)
mostly nearctic; in our area, across the lower US but none reaches Canada or se. US (map)(1)