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Noun1.Apidae - honeybeesApidae - honeybees; carpenter bees; bumblebees
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Apis, genus Apis - type genus of the Apidae: honeybees
genus Xylocopa, Xylocopa - carpenter bees
Bombus, genus Bombus - bumblebees
genus Psithyrus, Psithyrus - a large bee that resembles the bumblebee but lacks pollen-collecting apparatus and a worker caste
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Hymenoptera: Apidae) (Spaethe & Weidenmuller 2002), as well as those from families of native bees including Halictidae, Megachilidae, Colletidae (Batra 1978), Anthophoridae (Stone 1995), and the family Apidae, tribe Euglossini (Dressler 1982).
Oil-Collecting Structures in the Anthophoridae (Hymenoptera), Morphology, Function, and Use in Systematics.
Echinomastus erectrocentrus flowers were visited by many species of bees, mainly from the Andrenidae, Anthophoridae, Halictidae and Megachilidae (Johnson, 1992).
Coleoptera Trogidae Trox Coleoptera Trogidae Trox Coleoptera Trogidae Trox Coleoptera Trogidae Trox Coleoptera Trogossitidae Tenebroides Coleoptera Trogossitidae Tenebroides Neuroptera Chrysopidae Chrysopa Neuroptera Corydalidae Chauliodes Neuroptera Corydalidae Chauliodes Neuroptera Hemerobiidae Hemerobius Neuroptera Sialidae Sialis Hymenoptera Anthophoridae Xylocopa Hymenoptera Apidae Apis Hymenoptera Chrysididae Chrysis Hymenoptera Colletidae Hylaeus Hymenoptera Cynipidae Unident.