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Genus Sphecodosoma - Sphecodes-like Nama-Shortface Bees

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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 Rophitinae (Rophitinae, Shortface Bees and relatives)
Genus Sphecodosoma (Sphecodes-like Nama-Shortface Bees)
Explanation of Names
Author: Crawford
3 spp., all in our area(1)
sw. US (CA-TX) & n. Mexico(1)