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Subgenus Sphecodosoma, Nominate Sphecodes-like Nama-Shortface Bees

tiny bees - Sphecodosoma tiny bees - Sphecodosoma Sphecodosoma dicksoni - male red and black bee - Sphecodosoma red and black bee - Sphecodosoma Sphecodosoma? - Sphecodosoma Sphecodosoma? - Sphecodosoma
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 Rophitinae (Rophitinae, Shortface Bees and relatives)
Genus Sphecodosoma (Sphecodes-like Nama-Shortface Bees)
No Taxon Subgenus Sphecodosoma, Nominate Sphecodes-like Nama-Shortface Bees
Numbers
2 spp. in the subgenus, both in our area(1)
Range
CA-TX & Mexico(1)