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Subfamily Lithurginae - Woodborer Bees

Lithurgus chrysurus - female Hymenoptera-Megachile sp? - Lithurgopsis apicalis - female Bee - Lithurgopsis apicalis megachilid on perkysue - Lithurgopsis apicalis - male Please ID this native bee - Lithurgopsis Female Cactus woodborer bee Lithurgopsis littoralis - Lithurgopsis littoralis - female Lithurgopsis sp.? - Lithurgopsis apicalis - male Solitary bee - Lithurgopsis gibbosa
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 Lithurginae (Woodborer Bees)
Numbers
7 spp. in 2 genera in our area, >60 spp. in 3 genera worldwide(1)
Range
much of the world(1)
Print References
Rozen J.G. (1973) Immature stages of lithurgine bees with descriptions of the Megachilidae and Fideliidae based on mature larvae (Hymenoptera, Apoidea). American Museum novitates 2527: 12 pp. (Full text)