Kinds of Apoidea genera

John Ascher
Division of Invertebrate Zoology
American Museum of Natural History

Draft-3, 4 January, 2011
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Scientific name -- Other names
Apoidea -- Bees; Apoid Wasps
Ampulicidae -- Ampulicid Wasps
Ampulex
Dolichurus
Paradolichurus
Andrenidae -- Sand Bees; Mining Bees
Acamptopoeum
Alocandrena
Ancylandrena
Andrena
Anthrenoides
Arhysosage
Austropanurgus
Avpanurgus
Borgatomelissa
Calliopsis
Callonychium
Camptopoeum
Clavipanurgus
Euherbstia
Flavipanurgus
Flavomeliturgula
Gasparinahla
Liphanthus
Litocalliopsis
Macrotera
Megandrena
Melitturga
Meliturgula
Mermiglossa
Mesoxaea
Neffapis
Nolanomelissa
Notoxaea
Orphana
Oxaea
Panurginus
Panurgus
Parapsaenythia
Parasarus
Perdita
Plesiopanurgus
Protandrena
Protomeliturga
Protoxaea
Psaenythia
Pseudopanurgus
Pseudosarus
Rhophitulus
Simpanurgus
Spinoliella
Stenocolletes
Apidae -- Long-tongued Bees
Acanthopus
Aethammobates
Afromelecta
Agapanthinus
Aglae
Aglaomelissa
Alepidosceles
Allodape
Allodapula
Alloscirtetica
Amegilla
Ammobates
Ammobatoides
Ancyla
Ancyloscelis
Anthophora
Anthophorula
Apis -- Honey Bees
Arhysoceble
Austroplebeia
Biastes
Bombus
Brachynomada
Braunsapis
Caenonomada
Caenoprosopina
Caenoprosopis
Camargoia
Canephorula
Cemolobus
Centris -- Digger Bees
Cephalotrigona
Ceratina -- Small Carpenter Bees
Chalepogenus
Chilimalopsis
Cleptotrigona
Coelioxoides
Compsomelissa
Ctenioschelus
Ctenoplectra
Cubitalia
Dactylurina
Deltoptila
Diadasia
Diadasina
Dithygater
Doeringiella
Duckeola
Elaphropoda
Epeoloides
Epeolus
Epicharis
Epiclopus
Eremapis
Ericrocis
Eucera
Eucerinoda
Eufriesea
Euglossa
Eulaema
Exaerete
Exomalopsis
Exoneura
Exoneurella
Exoneuridia
Florilegus
Friesella
Frieseomelitta
Gaesischia
Gaesochira
Geotrigona
Habrophorula
Habropoda
Hamatothrix
Heterotrigona
Hexepeolus
Holcopasites
Homotrigona
Hopliphora
Hypotrigona
Isepeolus
Kelita
Lanthanomelissa
Leiopodus
Lepidotrigona
Lestrimelitta
Leurotrigona
Liotrigona
Lisotrigona
Lophothygater
Macrogalea
Manuelia
Martinapis
Megascirtetica
Melanempis
Melecta
Melectoides
Meliphilopsis
Melipona
Meliponula
Melissodes
Melissoptila
Melitoma
Melitomella
Meliwillea
Mesocheira
Mesonychium
Mesoplia
Micronychapis
Mirnapis
Monoeca
Mourella
Nannotrigona
Nanorhathymus
Neolarra
Neopasites
Nogueirapis
Nomada -- Cuckoo bees
Notolonia
Odyneropsis
Oreopasites
Osirinus
Osiris
Oxytrigona
Pachymelus
Pachysvastra
Papuatrigona
Parammobatodes
Paranomada
Paratetrapedia
Paratrigona
Paratrigonoides
Parepeolus
Pariotrigona
Partamona
Pasites
Peponapis
Platysvastra
Plebeia
Plebeina
Protosiris
Pseudepeolus
Ptilothrix
Ptilotrigona
Rhathymus
Rhinepeolus
Rhogepeolus
Rhopalolemma
Santiago
Scaptotrigona
Scaura
Schmiedeknechtia
Schwarziana
Schwarzula
Simanthedon
Sinomelecta
Sphecodopsis
Spinopasites
Svastra
Svastrides
Svastrina
Syntrichalonia
Tapinotaspis
Tapinotaspoides
Tarsalia
Teratognatha
Tetragona
Tetragonisca
Tetragonula
Tetralonia
Tetraloniella
Tetralonioidella
Tetrapedia
Thalestria
Thygater
Thyreomelecta
Thyreus
Toromelissa
Townsendiella
Trichocerapis
Trichotrigona
Triepeolus
Trigona
Trigonisca
Trigonopedia
Triopasites
Ulugombakia
Xenoglossa
Xeromelecta
Xylocopa -- Large Carpenter Bees
Zacosmia
Colletidae -- Plaster Bees; Yellow-faced Bees
Actenosigynes
Amphylaeus
Argohesma
Brachyglossula
Brachyhesma
Cadeguala
Cadegualina
Callomelitta
Caupolicana
Cephalocolletes
Chaetohesma
Chilicola
Chilicolletes
Chilimelissa
Chrysocolletes
Colletes
Crawfordapis
Dasyhesma
Diphaglossa
Eulonchopria
Euryglossa
Euryglossina
Euryglossula
Geodiscelis
Glossopasiphae
Halictanthrena
Hemirhiza
Hesperocolletes
Heterohesma
Hexantheda
Holmbergeria
Hoplocolletes
Hylaeus
Hyleoides
Hyphesma
Leioproctus
Lonchopria
Melittosmithia
Meroglossa
Mourecotelles
Mydrosoma
Mydrosomella
Neopasiphae
Niltonia
Nomiocolletes
Pachyprosopis
Palaeorhiza
Paracolletes
Perditomorpha
Phenacolletes
Policana
Porterapis
Protodiscelis
Ptiloglossa
Ptiloglossidia
Pygopasiphae
Quasihesma
Reedapis
Sarocolletes
Scrapter
Sericogaster
Spinolapis
Stenohesma
Tetraglossula
Torocolletes
Trichocolletes
Tumidihesma
Willinkapis
Xanthesma
Xenochilicola
Xenohesma
Xeromelissa
Zikanapis
Crabronidae -- Crabronid Wasps; Sand Wasps; Mud Daubers
Alysson
Ammoplanops
Ammoplanus
Ammopsen
Anacrabro
Aphilanthops
Argogorytes
Arigorytes
Astata
Belomicrus
Bembecinus
Bembix
Bicyrtes
Bothynostethus
Cerceris
Clitemnestra
Clypeadon
Crabro
Crossocerus
Didineis
Diodontus
Diploplectron
Dryudella
Ectemnius
Enchemicrum
Encopognathus
Enoplolindenius
Entomognathus
Epinysson
Eucerceris
Foxia
Glenostictia
Gorytes
Hapalomellinus
Harpactus
Hoplisoides
Huavea
Hyponysson
Larra
Larropsis
Lestica
Lestiphorus
Lindenius
Liris
Listropygia
Lyroda
Mellinus
Metanysson
Microbembex
Mimesa
Mimumesa
Miscophus
Moniacera
Nitela
Nysson
Oryttus
Oxybelus
Passaloecus
Pemphredon
Philanthus
Pison
Pisonopsis
Plenoculus
Pluto
Polemistus
Prosopigastra
Psammaletes
Psen
Pseneo
Psenulus
Pseudoplisus
Pulverro
Rhopalum
Solierella
Sphecius
Spilomena
Steniolia
Stictia
Stictiella
Stigmus
Stizoides
Stizus
Tachysphex
Tachytes
Tanyoprymnus
Timberlakena
Tracheliodes
Trichogorytes
Trypoxylon
Xenosphex
Xerogorytes
Xerostictia
Xysma
Zanysson
Halictidae -- Sweat Bees
Agapostemon
Agapostemonoides
Andinaugochlora
Ariphanarthra
Augochlora
Augochlorella
Augochlorodes
Augochloropsis
Caenaugochlora
Caenohalictus
Ceblurgus
Cellariella
Ceratalictus
Ceylalictus
Chlerogas
Chlerogella
Chlerogelloides
Conanthalictus
Corynura
Dieunomia
Dinagapostemon
Dufourea
Eupetersia
Glossodialictus
Goeletapis
Habralictus
Halictillus
Halictonomia
Halictus
Ischnomelissa
Lasioglossum
Lipotriches
Megalopta
Megaloptidia
Megaloptilla
Megommation
Mellitidia
Mexalictus
Micralictoides
Micrommation
Microsphecodes
Morawitzella
Morawitzia
Neocorynura
Neocorynurella
Nomia
Nomioides
Paragapostemon
Parathrincostoma
Paroxystoglossa
Patellapis
Penapis
Pereirapis
Protodufourea
Pseudagapostemon
Pseudapis
Pseudaugochlora
Ptilocleptis
Ptilonomia
Reepenia
Rhectomia
Rhinetula
Rhinocorynura
Rophites
Ruizantheda
Spatunomia
Sphecodes
Sphecodosoma
Sphegocephala
Steganomus
Systropha
Temnosoma
Thectochlora
Thrinchostoma
Thrincohalictus
Xenochlora
Xeralictus
Heterogynaidae
Megachilidae -- Leafcutting Bees, Mason Bees
Acedanthidium
Afranthidium
Afroheriades
Afrostelis
Aglaoapis
Allodioxys
Anthidiellum
Anthidioma
Anthidium
Anthodioctes
Apianthidium
Ashmeadiella
Aspidosmia
Atoposmia
Aztecanthidium
Bathanthidium
Bekilia
Benanthis
Chelostoma
Coelioxys
Cyphanthidium
Dianthidium
Dioxys
Duckeanthidium
Ensliniana
Eoanthidium
Epanthidium
Euaspis
Eudioxys
Fidelia
Fideliopsis
Gnathanthidium
Haetosmia
Heriades
Hofferia
Hoplitis
Hoplosmia
Hoplostelis
Hypanthidioides
Hypanthidium
Icteranthidium
Indanthidium
Ketianthidium
Larinostelis
Lithurgus
Megachile
Metadioxys
Microthurge
Neanthidium
Neofidelia
Notanthidium
Noteriades
Ochreriades
Osmia
Othinosmia
Pachyanthidium
Paradioxys
Paranthidium
Pararhophites
Plesianthidium
Prodioxys
Protosmia
Pseudoanthidium
Pseudoheriades
Radoszkowskiana
Rhodanthidium
Serapista
Stelis
Stenoheriades
Stenosmia
Trachusa
Trachusoides
Trichothurgus
Wainia
Xenostelis
Xeroheriades
Melittidae -- Melittid Bees
Afrodasypoda
Ceratomonia
Dasypoda
Eremaphanta
Haplomelitta
Hesperapis
Macropis
Meganomia
Melitta
Promelitta
Pseudophilanthus
Rediviva
Redivivoides
Samba
Uromonia
Sphecidae -- Thread-waisted wasps; Sphecid Wasps; Mud daubers
Ammophila
Chalybion
Chlorion
Eremnophila
Isodontia
Palmodes
Podalonia
Podium
Prionyx
Sceliphron
Sphex -- Digger Wasps
Stenotritidae
Ctenocolletes
Stenotritus

Updated: 2011-03-10 21:50:20

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