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Subgenus Anthidium, Typical Wool-carder Bees

Megachilid Bee - Anthidium manicatum - female Hymenoptera / Megachilidae - Anthidium manicatum - male Megachilidae #9 - Anthidium sp. - Anthidium - female Carder Bees Mating - Anthidium - male - female Anthidium manicatum for NM - Anthidium manicatum Anthidium manicatum? - Anthidium manicatum - male Id help needed - bee - Anthidium manicatum - male Anthidium sp.? - Anthidium manicatum
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 Anthidiini
Genus Anthidium (Wool-carder Bees)
No Taxon Subgenus Anthidium, Typical Wool-carder Bees
Numbers
26 spp. in our area, ~130 spp. total(1)
Range
New World, most of Eurasia (except SE Asia), arid parts of Africa(1)