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Genus Augochlora

Green bee - Augochlora pura Unidentified Insect 143 - Augochlora pura Augochlora or Augochlorella? - Augochlora pura - male Sweat Bee - Augochlora pura - female green bee - Augochlora pura Anthophila (Apoidea) - Bees - Augochlora pura Augochlora pura? - Augochlora pura Augochlora bee from near Mexican border - Augochlora aurifera - female
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 Shortface Bees)
Subfamily Halictinae (Sweat and Furrow Bees)
Tribe Augochlorini (Augochlorine Green-Sweat Bees and relatives)
Genus Augochlora
Numbers
2 subgenera, with 4 spp. in in our area and 116 spp. total(1):
Augochlora: 3 spp. in our area, 84 spp. total (neotropical group with 1 sp. reaching so. Canada and 1 sp., TX)(1)
*Oxystoglossella: a single species in our area (TX-AZ), 27 spp. total, all neotropical(1)
Size
5-11mm(2)
Range
New World (map)(1)