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Subgenus Agapostemon

Agapostemon Bee? - Agapostemon splendens - male Legless - Agapostemon splendens - male Bee IMG_5860 - Agapostemon splendens - female Agapostemon sp? - Agapostemon virescens - female bee on St. Johnswort flower - Agapostemon virescens Is this bee Agapostemon splendens ? - Agapostemon splendens - male Tiny bee - Agapostemon melliventris Agopostemon - virescens? - Agapostemon virescens
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 Halictidae (Sweat, Furrow, Nomiine, and Short-faced Bees)
Subfamily Halictinae (Sweat and Furrow Bees)
Tribe Halictini
Genus Agapostemon (Striped Sweat Bees)
No Taxon Subgenus Agapostemon
Numbers
10 spp. in our area, 28 spp. total(1)