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Subgenus Notoxylocopa

Xylocopa tabaniformis Xylocopa sp - Xylocopa tabaniformis - male Large carpenter bee - Xylocopa tabaniformis - male Xylocopa tabaniformis - orpifex - Xylocopa tabaniformis - male Bumblebee - Xylocopa tabaniformis - male Carpenter bee nectar robbing bush penstemon - Xylocopa tabaniformis - female carpenter - Xylocopa tabaniformis Beefly? - Xylocopa tabaniformis
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 Notoxylocopa
Numbers
a single species in our area, 2 spp. total(1)
Range
one sp. widely southwestern + so. Appalachian to S. America, another mostly C. American (map)(1)