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Family Melittidae - Melittid Bees

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 Melittidae - Melittid Bees

Subfamily Dasypodainae - Hairy-footed Bees
Tribe Hesperapini
Genus Hesperapis - Hesperapis, Evening Bees
No Taxon Subgenus Carinapis, Carinate Evening Bees
No Taxon Resembles fulvipes, Tawny-footed Evening Bee
Species oraria - Gulf Coast Evening Bee
No Taxon Subgenus Panurgomia, Panurgus-like Evening Bees
Species regularis - Hesperapis regularis, Clarkia Evening Bee
No Taxon Subgenus Xeralictoides, Blazing Star Evening Bees
No Taxon Subgenus Zacesta, Hugelia Evening Bees
Species rufipes - Hesperapis rufipes, Hugelia Evening Bee
No Taxon undescribed species oligolectic on Sphaeralcea
Subfamily Melittinae
Tribe Macropidini
Genus Macropis - Macropis, Yellow Loosestrife Bees
Species nuda - Macropis nuda, Nude Yellow Loosestrife Bee
Tribe Melittini
Genus Melitta
Species eickworti - Deerberry Melitta