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Species Anthidiellum perplexum - Perplexing Rotund-Resin Bee

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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 Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies)
Subfamily Megachilinae
Tribe Anthidiini
Genus Anthidiellum (Rotund Resin Bees)
Species perplexum (Perplexing Rotund-Resin Bee)
Explanation of Names
Author: Smith, 1854.
Size
Female 8 mm, male 9 mm.
Range
North Carolina to Florida.
Season
Throughout the year in Florida, elsewhere April to October.
Food
The Hosts section on its Discover Life species page lists known floral associations based on specimen records and images.
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