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Species Diadasia enavata - Sunflower Chimney Bee

Bee - Diadasia enavata - male Pollenated Bee - Diadasia enavata Yellow bee with yellow pollen - Diadasia enavata bee - Diadasia enavata Sleeping bee in gumweed  - Diadasia enavata Megachilid - Diadasia enavata - female Megachilid - Diadasia enavata - female Pollen Covered Bees - Diadasia enavata - 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 Apidae (Cuckoo, Carpenter, Digger, Bumble, and Honey Bees)
Subfamily Apinae (Honey, Bumble, Long-horned, Orchid, and Digger Bees)
Tribe Emphorini (Chimney Bees)
Genus Diadasia
No Taxon (Subgenus Diadasia)
Species enavata (Sunflower Chimney Bee)
Range
Western and central North America. Discover Life Map.
Habitat
Associated with sunflower patches
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.
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