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Subspecies Megachile pugnata pugnata

Leaf-Cutting Bee - Megachile pugnata Leaf-Cutting Bee - Megachile pugnata Megachile sp. - Megachile pugnata - female Bee for ID - Megachile pugnata - female Bee - Megachile pugnata - male Megachile   - Megachile pugnata - female megachile spp - Megachile pugnata Vespula, Dolchivespula, neither? - Megachile pugnata - 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 Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies)
Subfamily Megachilinae (Leafcutter, Resin, Mortar, Sharptail, Mason, and Woolcarder bees and relatives)
Tribe Megachilini (Leafcutter, Resin, Mortar, and Sharptail bees)
Genus Megachile (Leafcutter and Resin Bees)
No Taxon (Subgenus Sayapis)
Species pugnata (Pugnacious Leafcutter)
Subspecies pugnata (Megachile pugnata pugnata)