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Family Colletidae - Cellophane or Plasterer, Masked, and Fork-tongued Bees


Bee - Colletes inaequalis - male Colletidae, lateral - Colletes - male Colletes inaequalis Colletes sp.?  - Colletes inaequalis Colletes latitarsis - male Colletes latitarsis - male Bee - Colletes inaequalis - male Colletes compactus ? - Colletes compactus - female

Bee #7 - Is it  Hylaeus, the Yellow-masked Bee? Yes! - Hylaeus Yellow-masked Bee - Hylaeus - female bee? - Hylaeus Tiny black and white bee on goldenrod - Hylaeus Bee - Hylaeus Yellow-and-black-legged bee - Hylaeus Small Black Bee - Hylaeus modestus Hylaeus? - Hylaeus - female

  - Zikanapis elegans Colletidae - Caupolicana ocellata Bee on Arizona Milkweed - Ptiloglossa golden bee - Ptiloglossa golden bee - Ptiloglossa Ptiloglossa? - Ptiloglossa Ptiloglossa? - Ptiloglossa Ptiloglossa? - Ptiloglossa