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Species Megachile inimica - Hostile Leaf-cutter Bee

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 Sayapis
Species inimica - Hostile Leaf-cutter Bee

Subspecies sayi - Megachile inimica sayi
Subspecies inimica - Megachile inimica inimica