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Subgenus Anthidium, Typical Woolcarder Bees

Bee - Anthidium porterae Anthidium maculosum? - Anthidium maculosum Wool Carder - Anthidium manicatum Wool Carder - Anthidium manicatum - male - female Striped bee on anise hyssop  - Anthidium manicatum - female Anthidium - Anthidium manicatum - male - female Sleepy Bee - Anthidium manicatum Striped Hairy Belly Bee - Anthidium manicatum - male
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 Anthidiini (Woolcarder, yellow-marked resin, pebble, and dark bees)
Genus Anthidium (Woolcarder Bees)
No Taxon Subgenus Anthidium, Typical Woolcarder 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)