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Subspecies Xylocopa virginica virginica

Bee sp. 1? - Xylocopa virginica bee 1 - Xylocopa virginica Carpenter bee rubbing abdomen on rocks - Xylocopa virginica - female Eastern carpenter bee Xylocopa virginica? On showy godenrod - Xylocopa virginica Eastern Carpenter Bee? - Xylocopa virginica Eastern carpenter bee - Xylocopa virginica - male carpenter bee - Xylocopa virginica - male Bee foraging on Monarda - Xylocopa virginica - 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 Apidae (Cuckoo, Carpenter, Digger, Bumble, and Honey Bees)
Subfamily Xylocopinae (Carpenter and Small carpenter Bees)
Genus Xylocopa (Large Carpenter Bees)
No Taxon (Subgenus Xylocopoides)
Species virginica (Eastern Carpenter Bee)
Subspecies virginica (Xylocopa virginica virginica)
Explanation of Names
Xylocopa virginica Linnaeus, 1771
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