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Subgenus Xanthosarus

Is this the same  as the previous bee - Megachile perihirta - female Megachile (Xanthosarus) perihirta - Megachile perihirta - male Furry Leaf-Cutter Bee - Megachile perihirta Bombus perplexus? - Megachile perihirta Andrena? - Megachile Megachile? - Megachile gemula - male Leafcutter bee? - Megachile melanophaea - male Megachile latimanus? - Megachile latimanus - female
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
Tribe Megachilini
Genus Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees)
No Taxon Subgenus Xanthosarus
Numbers
15 sp. in our area, 43 spp. total(1)
Range
Holarctic(1)
Remarks
Males with heavily fringed front leg