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Species Diadasia enavata - Sunflower Chimney Bee

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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 Apinae (Honey, Bumble, Longhorn, Orchid, and Digger Bees)
Tribe Emphorini (Chimney or Turret Bees)
Genus Diadasia
No Taxon (Subgenus Diadasia)
Species enavata (Sunflower Chimney Bee)
Explanation of Names
Diadasia enavata (Cresson, 1872)
Range
w. & c. US - Map (Discover Life)
Habitat
Associated with sunflower patches
Season
May-Sept (BG data)
Food
A specialists on composites especially sunflowers. The Hosts section on its Discover Life species page lists known associations based on specimen records and images.