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Subgenus Zadontomerus

Small Carpenter Bee? - Ceratina - female Unidentified Insect 132 - Ceratina Small Carpenter Bee - Ceratina bee - Ceratina  Carpenter Bees Ceratina calcarata - Spurred Ceratina - Ceratina calcarata Small bee - Ceratina Ceratina on bloodroot flower - Ceratina calcarata - female sweat bee on false sunflower - Ceratina
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 Apidae (Cuckoo, Carpenter, Digger, Bumble, and Honey Bees)
Subfamily Xylocopinae (Carpenter Bees)
Genus Ceratina (Small Carpenter Bees)
No Taxon Subgenus Zadontomerus
Numbers
20 spp. in our area, 31 spp. total(1)
Range
Canada to Panama; in our area, transcontinental (all 20 spp. occur in the US, 6 range into Canada)(1)