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Genus Augochloropsis

6012375 - Augochloropsis ? - Augochloropsis - female Agapostemon? - Augochloropsis Green Bee - Augochloropsis metallica Osmia? - Augochloropsis Halictidae - Augochloropsis sumptuosa - male Another metallic bee - Augochloropsis Augochloropsis metallica? - Augochloropsis - 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 (Apoidea (clade Anthophila) - Bees)
Family Halictidae (Sweat, Furrow, Nomiine, and Short-faced Bees)
Subfamily Halictinae (Sweat and Furrow Bees)
Tribe Augochlorini (Augochlorine Green Sweat Bees and Allies)
Genus Augochloropsis
Pronunciation
awe-go-klor-OP-sis
Numbers
3 spp. in our area, 145 spp. in 3 subgenera total; all our spp. are in the subg. Paraugochloropsis (contains 42 spp. total)(1)
Identification
Has a strong carina on pronotal lobe; metallic, angled tegulae. (Note by John Ascher)
Range
New World (map)(1)