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Subgenus Calliopsis

Fullerton Bee #6 - Calliopsis rhodophila - female Nix Bees & Wasps #10 - Calliopsis rhodophila - male Andrenidae, beautiful bee, lateral - Calliopsis andreniformis - male Calliopsis andreniformis mating - Calliopsis andreniformis - male - female Calliopsis rhodophila - female Calliopsis andreniformis - male Calliopsis andreniformis - male Colletidae: Hylaeus? - Calliopsis andreniformis - male
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 Andrenidae (Miner, Bare-miner, Fairy, and Oxaeine Bees)
Subfamily Panurginae (Panurgine Bees including Bare-Miner, Confluent-Miner, Fairy, and Calliopsine Bees)
Tribe Calliopsini (Calliopsine Bees)
Genus Calliopsis
No Taxon Subgenus Calliopsis
Numbers
7 spp. in our area, 12 spp. total(1)
Range
NA (Canada to Panama), most diverse in Mexico; in our area, only the widespread C. andreniformis ranges into Canada, the rest are in the sw. US + 1 sp. ranges east to LA(1)