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Megachile genus (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees)
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Lee County, FL
Photo Date: 12/6/2021
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 9/2/2021


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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor Creek, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 9/19/2020
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Richmil Ranch Open Space, Arapahoe County, CO
Photo Date: 8/10/2020
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 6/28/2018
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: North Crestone Creek, Saguache County, CO
Photo Date: 7/30/2016


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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 5/11/2015
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Yazoo County, MS
Photo Date: 10/20/2013
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Alamosa County, CO
Photo Date: 7/20/2013
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 8/25/2012


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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 8/22/2012
Bugguide Link
ID Confidence: 98


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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 8/22/2012
Bugguide Link
ID Confidence: 98
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 8/22/2012


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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 8/1/2012
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 7/31/2012


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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 7/31/2012


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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 7/31/2012
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: KS
Photo Date: 6/6/2012
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: West of Cheyenne, Roger Mills County, OK
Photo Date: 6/3/2012
Remarks: leaf cutter?
ID Confidence: 85
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 9/12/2011
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: North of Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 8/18/2011
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: North of Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 8/18/2011
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 7/3/2011
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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 7/3/2011


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Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees
Megachile genus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 7/3/2011
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Megachile parallela (Parallel Leaf-cutter Bee)
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Argyropile (Bent-tailed Leaf-cutter Bees) » Megachile parallela (Parallel Leaf-cutter Bee)

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Parallel Leaf-cutter Bee
Megachile parallela
Location: Richmil Ranch Open Space, Arapahoe County, CO
Photo Date: 8/10/2020
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Chelostomoides subgenus
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Chelostomoides

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Chelostomoides subgenus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 8/19/2020


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Chelostomoides subgenus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 5/28/2014




Eutricharaea subgenus (Small Leaf-cutter Bees)
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Eutricharaea (Small Leaf-cutter Bees)

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Small Leaf-cutter Bees
Eutricharaea subgenus
Location: Oxley Nature Center, Tulsa, OK
Photo Date: 7/16/2012
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Megachile petulans (Petulant Leaf-cutter Bee)
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Leptorachis » Megachile petulans (Petulant Leaf-cutter Bee)

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Petulant Leaf-cutter Bee
Megachile petulans
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 8/20/2012
Bugguide Link
ID Confidence: 98


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Petulant Leaf-cutter Bee
Megachile petulans
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 8/20/2012
Bugguide Link
ID Confidence: 98
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Litomegachile subgenus
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Litomegachile

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Litomegachile subgenus
Location: Everglades, Monroe County, FL
Photo Date: 1/21/2019
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Litomegachile subgenus
Location: Alfalfa County, OK
Photo Date: 8/19/2016
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Litomegachile subgenus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 9/21/2013


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Litomegachile subgenus
Location: Cimarron County, OK
Photo Date: 7/19/2013
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Litomegachile subgenus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 7/31/2012




Megachile mendica (Flat-tailed Leaf-cutter Bee)
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Litomegachile » Megachile mendica (Flat-tailed Leaf-cutter Bee)

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Flat-tailed Leaf-cutter Bee
Megachile mendica
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 9/21/2013
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Flat-tailed Leaf-cutter Bee
Megachile mendica
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 7/31/2012
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Flat-tailed Leaf-cutter Bee
Megachile mendica
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 7/3/2011




Megachile subgenus
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Megachile

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Megachile subgenus
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 7/15/2022
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Megachile montivaga (Silver-tailed Petalcutter)
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Megachile » Megachile montivaga (Silver-tailed Petalcutter)

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Silver-tailed Petalcutter
Megachile montivaga
Location: South Republican State Wildlife Area, Yuma County, CO
Photo Date: 8/12/2020
Remarks: (left)
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Megachile xylocopoides (Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee)
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Melanosarus (Black Leaf-cutter Bees) » Megachile xylocopoides (Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee)

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Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee
Megachile xylocopoides
Location: Monroe County, FL
Photo Date: 12/4/2021
Remarks: I think.
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Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee
Megachile xylocopoides
Location: Yazoo County, MS
Photo Date: 10/20/2013
ID Confidence: 85
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Megachile inimica inimica
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Sayapis » Megachile inimica (Hostile Leaf-cutter Bee) » Megachile inimica inimica

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Megachile inimica inimica
Location: Monroe County, FL
Photo Date: 3/28/2012
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Megachile policaris
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Sayapis » Megachile policaris

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Megachile policaris
Location: Pryor, Mayes County, OK
Photo Date: 6/29/2011
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Megachile pugnata pugnata
Life (root) » Animalia (Animals) » Arthropoda (Arthropods) » Hexapoda (Hexapods) » Insecta (Insects) » Pterygota » Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies) » Apocrita (Wasps, Bees, and Ants) » Aculeata (Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps) » Apoidea (Bees and Sphecidae) » Anthophila (Bees) » Megachilidae (Leafcutter, Mason, and Resin Bees, and allies) » Megachilinae » Megachilini » Megachile (Leafcutter, Resin, and Mortar Bees) » Sayapis » Megachile pugnata (Pugnacious Leaf-cutter Bee) » Megachile pugnata pugnata

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Megachile pugnata pugnata
Location: Quandary Peak, CO
Photo Date: 7/25/2012
Bugguide Link
ID Confidence: 98
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