Bees of Goodwell and Texhoma
Texas County, Oklahoma
Kurt Schaefer

Males and Females are listed separately.
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Family Megachilidae
Leaf-cutter Bees, Mason Bees, Resin Bees

Tribe Megachilini - Leaf-cutter Bees

Megachile - Female

Megachile policaris - Male

Megachile probably policaris - Female - ca. 14 mm

Megachile (Sayapis) inimica - Female

Megachile probably inimica - Male - ca. 12 mm

Megachile - Female

Megachile - Male

Megachile sp., Male

Megachile - Female

Megachile - Female

Megachile (Litomegachile) - Male

Megachile subgenus Chelostomoides Male & Female

Megachile subgenus Chelostomoides

Megachile probably subgenus Chelostomoides

Coelioxys - Female

Coelioxys - Male

Coelioxys - Female

Coelioxys - Male

Mason Bees, Resin Bees, and others

This project could not have been completed without the assistance of the Hymenoptera experts: Dr. John Ascher, Mr. Eric R. Eaton, and others at for their identifications.

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Megachilidae Information

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