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Species Paranthidium jugatorium - Sunflower Burrowing-Resin bee

Bee for ID - Paranthidium jugatorium - female Bee - Paranthidium jugatorium Bee - Paranthidium jugatorium SEMNBS 1928 - Paranthidium jugatorium Bee - Paranthidium jugatorium Bee - Paranthidium jugatorium Unknown Fly? - Paranthidium jugatorium Megachiliadae, dorsal - Paranthidium jugatorium
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 (Leafcutter, Resin, Mortar, Sharptail, Mason, and Woolcarder bees and relatives)
Tribe Anthidiini (Woolcarder, yellow-marked resin, pebble, and dark bees)
Genus Paranthidium (Burrowing Resin Bees)
Species jugatorium (Sunflower Burrowing-Resin bee)
Explanation of Names
Author: Say, 1824
Size
Female: 8mm. Male 8-9mm.
Season
July and August
Food
Asteraceae. The Hosts section on its Discover Life species page lists known floral associations based on specimen records and images.
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