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Subspecies Xylocopa californica californica - Northern California Carpenter Bee

Carpenter Bee - Xylocopa californica - female California Carpenter Bee - Xylocopa californica Large Carpenter Bee - Xylocopa californica - female Large Carpenter Bee - Xylocopa californica - female Large Carpenter Bee - Xylocopa californica - female Female carpenter bee from NW Yosemite - Xylocopa californica - female carpenter bee - Xylocopa californica Bombus? - Xylocopa californica
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 Bees)
Genus Xylocopa (Large Carpenter Bees)
No Taxon (Subgenus Xylocopoides)
Species californica (Western Carpenter Bee)
Subspecies californica (Northern California Carpenter Bee)
Range
Mostly Northern and Central California and nearby Oregon