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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Subfamily Apinae - Honey, Bumble, Longhorn, Orchid, and Digger Bees


unknown bee - Anthophora Bumble bee resting on a hawthorne - Anthophora terminalis Anthophorine bee  Anthophora mbe - Anthophora Bee - Anthophora villosula Osmia sp.? blue orchard bee - Anthophora terminalis Anthophora? - Anthophora californica Anthophora hololeuca - female Cute Bee - Anthophora urbana

capture the queen - Apis mellifera Honey Bee with plum blossoms - Apis mellifera Apis mellifera bee - Apis mellifera bee dangles - Apis mellifera Apis mellifera?? - Apis mellifera Western Honey Bee - Apis mellifera Unknown  bee or hover fly ? - Apis mellifera

Bombus - Bombus nevadensis - female Bombus sylvicola? - Bombus sylvicola - female 15sep2012-hymen1 - Bombus impatiens - male - female Bombus 2 - Bombus griseocollis Bombus - Bombus flavidus - female Maybe Nevadensis? - Bombus nevadensis bumblebee - Bombus flavifrons Bumblebee - Bombus

Centris spp.? - Centris - female Centris sp ID confirmation - Centris rhodopus Centris sp ID confirmation - Centris rhodopus Gray bee - Centris pallida - male Digger Bee with Red Parts - Centris rhodopus - female Bee - Centris Bee - Centris Bee - Centris - female

Bee - Diadasia ochracea - female Who's doing what here? Diadasia nesting. - Diadasia Bee inside flower - Diadasia - male Small Chimney Bee - Globe Mallow Bee (Lateral Abdomen) - Diadasia diminuta - male Unknown insect-digger bee - Melitoma taurea Ground nesting bees - Diadasia bituberculata Bee711 - Ptilothrix bombiformis Apid? - Diadasia