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Genus Perdita - Fairy Bees

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 Andrenidae - Miner, Bare-miner, Fairy, and Oxaeine Bees
Subfamily Panurginae - Panurgine Bees including Bare-Miner, Confluent-Miner, Fairy, and Calliopsine Bees
Tribe Panurgini - Fairy and Confluent-Miner Bees
Subtribe Perditina - Fairy and Goblin Bees
Genus Perdita - Fairy Bees

No Taxon Subgenus Cockerellia
Species albipennis - Perdita albipennis
Species beata - Perdita beata
Species bequaerti - Perdita bequaerti
Species coreopsidis - Perdita coreopsidis
Species lingualis - Lingual Fairy Bee
No Taxon Subgenus Hexaperdita
No Taxon Subgenus Perdita
No Taxon sphaeralceae species group
Species koebelei - Perdita koebelei
Subspecies koebelei - Perdita koebelei koebelei
Subspecies concinna - Perdita koebelei concinna
Species genalis - Perdita genalis
Subspecies genalis - Perdita genalis genalis
Species punctosignata - Perdita punctosignata
Species claypolei - Perdita claypolei
No Taxon zonalis species group
Species rivalis - Perdita rivalis
Species ericameriae - Perdita ericameriae
No Taxon halictoides species group
Species halictoides - Perdita halictoides
Species sexmaculata - Perdita sexmaculata
Subspecies sexmaculata - Perdita sexmaculata sexmaculata
No Taxon octomaculata species group
Species octomaculata - Eight-spotted Miner Bee
Species perpallida - Perdita perpallida
No Taxon undescribed species
Species gerhardi - Perdita gerhardi
Species nasuta - Perdita nasuta
No Taxon ventralis species group
Species kiowi - Perdita kiowi
Species rhois - Perdita rhois
Species bicuspidariae - Perdita bicuspidariae
No Taxon Subgenus Perditella
Species larreae - Perdita larreae
Species marcialis - Perdita marcialis
Species minima - Perdita minima
Species cladothricis - Perdita cladothricis
No Taxon Subgenus Pygoperdita
Species californica - Perdita californica
Species calochorti - Perdita calochorti
Species distropica - Perdita distropica
Species interrupta - Perdita interrupta
Subspecies interrupta - Perdita interrupta interrupta
Species fieldi - Perdita fieldi
Species fallugiae - Perdita fallugiae
Species wyomingensis - Wyoming Fairy Bee
No Taxon Subgenus Glossoperdita
Species pelargoides - Perdita pelargoides
No Taxon Subgenus Xerophasma
Species bequaertiana - Perdita bequaertiana
No Taxon Subgenus Hesperoperdita
Species trisignata - Perdita trisignata
No Taxon Subgenus Pseudomacrotera
Species turgiceps - Perdita turgiceps