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Subfamily Megachilinae - Leafcutter, Resin, Mortar, Sharptail, Mason, and Woolcarder bees and relatives

Bee - Dianthidium Bee on Mint - Anthidium oblongatum Dianthidium curvatum sayi - Dianthidium curvatum - female Short Wasp-like Bee - Dianthidium Bee - Anthidium manicatum Spot-fronted Woolcarder? - Paranthidium jugatorium wasp ? - Anthidium Aphididae - Anthidium

Dioxys maybe - Dioxys Dioxys maybe - Dioxys Halictid - Dioxys - female Halictid - Dioxys - female Halictid - Dioxys - female Dioxys? - Dioxys Dioxys - male Dioxys - male

Megachilidae - Megachile Unidentified Insect 2011 9 - Megachile mendica Giant Resin Bee - Megachile sculpturalis Megachile xylocopoides - female Megachile sp ? - Megachile leafcutter bee? - Megachile unknown - Megachile sculpturalis unknown - Megachile sculpturalis

Megachilidae ? - Ashmeadiella - female Bee - Chelostoma philadelphi Small Megachilid - Heriades - female Hoplitis ? - Hoplitis spoliata - male Bee - Osmia integra Osmia? - Osmia montana Bee - Osmia lignaria - female Mason Bee - Osmia taurus - male