Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

National Moth Week photos of insects and people. Here's how to add your images.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData

Subfamily Nomadinae - Cuckoo Bees

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 Nomadinae - Cuckoo Bees

Tribe Ammobatini
Genus Oreopasites
Species barbarae - Barbara's Oreopasites
Tribe Ammobatoidini
Genus Holcopasites
Species calliopsidis - Holcopasites calliopsidis
No Taxon heliopsis or pulchellus
Species stevensi - Holcopasites stevensi
Species minimus - Holcopasites minimus
Tribe Biastini
Genus Neopasites
Species cressoni - Neopasites cressoni
Species mojavensis - Neopasites mojavensis
Species fulviventris - Neopasites fulviventris
Genus Rhopalolemma
Species rotundiceps - Rhopalolemma rotundiceps
Tribe Brachynomadini
Genus Brachynomada
Species nimia - Brachynomada nimia
Species margaretae - Brachynomada margaretae
Species annectens - Brachynomada annectens
Genus Paranomada
Species velutina - Paranomada velutina
Genus Triopasites
Species penniger - Triopasites penniger
Tribe Epeolini
Genus Epeolus - Cellophane-cuckoos
Species americanus - American Cellophane-cuckoo
Species australus - Southern Cellophane-cuckoo
Species autumnalis - Autumnal Cellophane-cuckoo
Species bifasciatus - Two-banded Cellophane-cuckoo
Species canadensis - Canada Cellophane-cuckoo
Species carolinus - Carolina Cellophane-cuckoo
Species compactus - Compact Cellophane-cuckoo
Species floridensis - Florida Cellophane-cuckoo
Species glabratus - Smooth Cellophane-Cuckoo
Species howardi - Howard's Cellophane-cuckoo
Species interruptus - Interrupted Cellophane-cuckoo
Species lectoides - Sumac Cellophane-cuckoo
Species mesillae - Mesilla Cellophane-Cuckoo
Species novomexicanus - New Mexico Cellophane-cuckoo
Species olympiellus - Olympia Cellophane-cuckoo
Species pusillus - Dwarf Cellophane-cuckoo
Species scutellaris - Notch-backed Cellophane-cuckoo
Species splendidus - Splendid Cellophane-cuckoo
Species zonatus - Zoned Cellophane-cuckoo
No Taxon resembles Epeolus attenboroughi, Attenborough's Cellophane-cuckoo
No Taxon resembles Epeolus barberiellus, Barber's Cellophane-cuckoo
Species minimus - Least Cellophane-cuckoo
Species flavofasciatus - Yellow-banded Cellophane-cuckoo
No Taxon resembles Epeolus interruptus, Interrupted Cellophane-cuckoo
Genus Triepeolus
Species brittaini - Brittain's Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species concavus - Concave Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species distinctus - Distinct Dieunomia-Cuckoo
Species donatus - Thistle Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species eliseae - Elise's Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species grandis - Great Feather-tongue-Cuckoo
Species grindeliae - Gumweed Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species intrepidus - Intrepid Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species kathrynae - Kathryn's Protoxaea-Cuckoo
Species loomisorum - Loomis' Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species lunatus - Lunate Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species martini - Martin's Dieunomia-Cuckoo
Species mexicanus - Mexican Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species pectoralis - Goldenrod Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species remigatus - Squash Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species rufithorax - Florida Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species sarothrinus - Broomweed Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species simplex - Simple Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species utahensis - Utah Longhorn-Cuckoo
Species verbesinae - Crownbeard Longhorn-Cuckoo
No Taxon verbesinae species group
Tribe Hexepeolini
Genus Hexepeolus
Species rhodogyne - Hexepeolus rhodogyne
Tribe Neolarrini
Genus Neolarra
Species vigilans - Neolarra vigilans
Species californica - Neolarra californica
Species verbesinae - Neolarra verbesinae
Tribe Nomadini - Nomad Bees
Genus Nomada - Nomad Bees
No Taxon edwardsii species group
Species edwardsii - Edwards' Nomad Bee
Species hemphilli - Nomada hemphilli
Species affabilis - Nomada affabilis
Species superba - Superb Nomada
No Taxon resembles affabilis
No Taxon erigeronis species group
Species articulata - Nomada articulata
Species crotchii - Nomada crotchii
Species erigeronis - Nomada erigeronis
Species australis - Nomada australis
No Taxon roberjeotiana species group
Species placida - Nomada placida
Species verecunda - Nomada verecunda
No Taxon ruficornis species group, Typical Nomad Bees
Species armatella - Nomada armatella
Species bella - Nomada bella
Species bethunei - Nomada bethunei
Species cressonii - Cresson's Nomad Bee
Species cuneata - Cuneate Nomada
Species denticulata - Nomada denticulata
Species electa - Nomada electa
Species gracilis - Slender Nomad Bee
Species imbricata - Nomada imbricata
Species luteoloides - Nomada luteoloides
Species maculata - Spotted Nomad Bee
Species pygmaea - Pygmy Nomad Bee
Species vicina - Nomada vicina
No Taxon luteola subgroup aka Heminomada, e.g., luteoloides & imbricata
No Taxon cf depressa
No Taxon valida and relatives including lehighensis
Species obliterata - Nomada obliterata
No Taxon Gnathias i.e. toothed species
No Taxon banksi or vicina
No Taxon vegana species group
Species fervida - Nomada fervida
Species suavis - Nomada suavis
Species vegana - Nomada vegana
Species tiftonensis - Nomada tiftonensis
Species texana - Texas Nomad
Species gutierreziae - Snakeweed Nomad
No Taxon vincta species group
Species vincta - Nomada vincta
Species utahensis - Utah Nomada
Tribe Townsendiellini
Genus Townsendiella
Species rufiventris - Red-bellied Townsendiella
Species pulchra - Beautiful Townsendiella