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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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Abejas (Hymenoptera: Apoidea) de la zona de influencia del embalse Porce II (Antioquia, Colombia).
Observations on the ethology of neotropical Anthophorine bees (Hymenoptera: Apoidea).
Systematics and Bionomics of Anthophora: The Bomboides Group and Species Groups of the New World (Hymenoptera: Apoidea, Anthophoridae).
Utilizando de armadilhas para a captura de machos de Euglossini (Hymenoptera, Apoidea).
Systematics and bionomics of Anthophora: The Bomboides group and species group of the New World (Hymenoptera: Apoidea, Anthophoridae).
Observations on nests of Ceratina in Costa Rica (Hymenoptera, Apoidea).
Bee species of Nova Scotia, Canada, with new records and notes on bionomics and floral relations (Hymenoptera: Apoidea).
Wild bees (Hymenoptcra: Apoidea) in urban ecosystem: Preliminary survey in the city of Bogota and its surroundings
Dentro de Hymenoptera las abejas (Apoidea) fueron mayoritarias, especialmente Apis mellifera L.; seguidas de avispas (Vespidae, Pompilidae, Sphecidae) e icneumonidos (Ichneumonidae); los microhimenopteros no se recolectaron.
Legitimate pollination of the tristylous flowers of Eichhornia azurea (Pontederiaceae) by Ancyloscelis gigas bees (Anthophoridae, Apoidea).
Aspectos bionomicos de Exomalopsis aureopilosa e Bombus atratus incluindo consideracoes sobre a evolucao do comportamento social (Hymenoptera, Apoidea).