orange-tipped wood-digger bee

(Anthophora terminalis)

Conservation Status
orange-tipped wood-digger bee (Anthophora terminalis)
Photo by Bill Reynolds
  IUCN Red List

not listed

     
  NatureServe

NNR - Unranked

     
  Minnesota

not listed

     
           
           
           
 
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Sources

24, 27, 29, 30, 82.

 
  2/25/2021      
         
 

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Taxonomy
 
 

Order

Hymenoptera (ants, bees, wasps, and sawflies)  
 

Suborder

Apocrita (wasps, ants and bees)  
 

Infraorder

Aculeata (ants, bees and stinging wasps)  
  Clade Anthophila  
 

Superfamily

Apoidea (apoid wasps, bees, sphecoid wasps)  
 

Family

Apidae (bumble bees, honey bees, and stingless bees)  
 

Subfamily

Apinae (honey, bumble, long-horned, orchid, and digger bees)  
 

Tribe

Anthophorini (typical digger bees)  
 

Genus

Anthophora  
       
 

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orange-tipped wood-digger bee

 
       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       
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riegs54l
6/3/2019

Location: Maple Grove, MM

Multiple Digger Bees in my floral garden.


CK
Summer 2014, 15, 16

Location: Duluth, St. Louis Co

These appear to live in my backyard.


Bill Reynolds
8/26/2014

Location: Pennington Co MN

orange-tipped wood-digger bee (Anthophora terminalis)


     
     
 
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