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

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

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

Photos of 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


Previous events


Taxonomy
BrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData

Subgenus Xanthosarus

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 Megachilini - Leafcutter, Resin, Mortar, and Sharptail bees
Genus Megachile - Leafcutter and Resin Bees
No Taxon Subgenus Xanthosarus

Species addenda - Megachile addenda
Species comata - Megachile comata
Species frigida - Megachile frigida
Species gemula - Megachile gemula
Species latimanus - Broad-handed Leafcutter Bee
Species melanophaea - Megachile melanophaea
Species mucida - Megachile mucida
Species perihirta - Western Leafcutter Bee
No Taxon gemula or mucida
No Taxon melanophaea or mucida