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Species Calliopsis puellae - Desert-dandelion Nomadopsis

Colletes? - Calliopsis puellae Bee - Calliopsis puellae - male Calliopsis (Nomadopsis) - Calliopsis puellae - male - female Bees - Calliopsis puellae - male - female unk male - Calliopsis puellae - male Megachilidae - Calliopsis puellae - male - female Megachilidae - Calliopsis puellae - male - female Female Calliopsis puellae? - Calliopsis puellae - female
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 Nomadopsis sensu lato)
Species puellae (Desert-dandelion Nomadopsis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Spinoliella puellae Cockerell, 1933
Explanation of Names
Author of species is (Cockerell, 1933).
Range
Southwest
Food
Visits flowers from several families. The Hosts section on its Discover Life species page lists known floral associations based on specimen records and images.
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