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Subgenus Alcidamea sensu stricto

black bee  - Hoplitis - male Hoplitis - female Angle - Hoplitis Bee  - Hoplitis Leaf-cutter Bees,Genus Hoplitis Subgenus Alcidamea sensu stricto  - Hoplitis unknown bee - Hoplitis - male bees nesting in plant stem - Hoplitis Tiny black mason bee - Hoplitis - 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
Tribe Osmiini
Genus Hoplitis
No Taxon Subgenus Alcidamea sensu stricto
Numbers
9 spp. in our area, ~60 spp. worldwide(1)
Range
across NA and much of the Palaearctic(1)