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Related to Apoidea: Aculeata, Anthophila
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Noun1.Apoidea - beesApoidea - bees          
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Hymenoptera, order Hymenoptera - an order of insects including: bees; wasps; ants; ichneumons; sawflies; gall wasps; etc.
bee - any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species
queen bee - fertile egg-laying female bee
worker bee - sterile bee specialized to collect food and maintain the hive
Apidae, family Apidae - honeybees; carpenter bees; bumblebees
Andrenidae, family Andrenidae - a large family of solitary short-tongued bees most of which burrow in the ground
family Halictidae, Halictidae - a family of small solitary bees; many are valuable pollinators for agriculture
family Megachilidae, Megachilidae - leaf-cutting and mason bees
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07 mg prey/day, which is mostly Apoidea but includes a diversity of other taxa (Fig.
1,8) Three species most commonly encountered by military personnel included social species in the superfamilies Apoidea (bees) and Vespodiea (wasps): Polistes wattii Cameron, Vespula germanica (Fabricius), and Vespa orientalis Linnaeus.
and species of Apoidea and Vespoidea), Mantodea, Plecoptera, Trichoptera, Odonata and Orthoptera (family Gryllotalpidae); as well as larvae of Diptera, Coleoptera, Lepidoptera and one species of leech (Hirudinea), and others of uncertain identification.
Las avispas apoideas (es decir, aquellos himenopteros que pertenecen a la superfamilia Apoidea pero no son abejas) tradicionalmente se ubicaron en una familia, Sphecidae (p.
Of particular interest was the finding that ants are a sister group to the Apoidea, a major group within Hymenoptera that includes bees and sphecid wasps (a family of wasps that includes digger wasps and mud daubers).
The apoidea is vital to the nation's food supply, and not just for the production of honey.
Besides, pollen is an essential foodstuff for Apoidea (Roubik, 1989).
Nombre Cabecar Nombre en castellano Equivalente en la clasificacion cientifica bukula 'avispas' Familias Vespidae, Pompilidae y Muulli dae de Vespoidea y generos Xylocopa, Oxytrigona y Sceliphron de Apoidea bul n[a.
The xylophilous bees and wasps of a high, cold desert: Leslie Gulch, Oregon (Hymenoptaera: Apoidea, Vespoidea).
Convergent evolution of morphological specializations in Central European bee and honey wasp species as an adaptation to the uptake of pollen from nototribic flowers (Hymenoptera, Apoidea and Masaridae).