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Family Megachilidae - Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies

large megachilid on Opuntia cactus - Lithurgopsis apicalis Mason Bee With Green Neck & Long Tongue - Lithurgopsis apicalis - male Diadasia? - Lithurgopsis Orange-tipped Woodborer - Lithurgopsis apicalis - male Cactus bee - Lithurgopsis gibbosa? - Lithurgopsis littoralis - male Megachilid - Lithurgopsis apicalis - male Megachilid - Lithurgopsis - male Solitary bee - Lithurgopsis gibbosa

Leaf cutter bee - Megachile inimica - female Bee - Heriades - male Mason Bee? - Osmia May leafcutter bee - Megachile Small bee on Spring Island - Megachile Carpenter Bee? - Megachile xylocopoides 228 - Osmia Bee on Purple Flower - Osmia taurus