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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Anthidiini - Wool-carder, Resin, Pebble, and Allied Bees

Dianthidium floridiense - male Red and black bee - Anthidiellum perplexum What made this? - Dianthidium Dianthidium? - Dianthidium hairy wasp - bee? wasp? cuckoo bee? something else? - Anthidium manicatum - male Small, compact shiny bee - Anthidiellum notatum Bee? Wasp? - Stelis louisae 3024631 B - Dianthidium
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 Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies)
Subfamily Megachilinae (Leafcutter, Resin, Mortar, Sharptail, Mason, and Woolcarder bees and relatives)
Tribe Anthidiini (Wool-carder, Resin, Pebble, and Allied Bees)
Numbers
~140 spp. in 6 genera in our area, >830 spp. in ~40 genera worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide(1)