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Common Name:
Oil Bees

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Suborder: Apocrita
Infraorder: Aculeata
Superfamily: Apoidea
Family: Apidae
Subfamily: Apinae
Tribe: Centridini
Epicharis sp.

Checklist No:

ASA Wright Nature Centre
, Tunapuna-Piarco
Trinidad and Tobago
GPS: target="a popup window">10.717403, -61.298306

Date: 3/22/15

Notes: ID to genus by Dr. John S Ascher

Image at BugGuide:

Epicharis sp. Apidae
Oil Bees
Identifications represent best guesses on my part and are not intended to be authoritative.
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