Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee Megachile xylocopoides Smith, 1853  

Status:

This is a southern U.S. species that is apparently on the move north (S. Droege, pers. comm.).

There are 40 records in the project database.

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A Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Montgomery Co., Maryland (8/15/2013). Photo by Catherine Stragar. (MBP list)

A Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Anne Arundel, Maryland (8/2/2014). Determined by John S. Ascher/BugGuide. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Montgomery Co., Maryland (7/27/2014). Photo by Steve Scholnick. (MBP list)

A Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Kent Co., Maryland (6/27/2016). Determined by John S. Ascher/BugGuide. Photo by Shannon Schade. (MBP list)

A Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Baltimore Co., Maryland (7/10/2016). Determined by John S. Ascher/BugGuide. Photo by Wendy J. Alexander, Ph.D. (MBP list)

Megachile xylocopoides in Kent Co., Maryland (6/22/2013). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

A Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Prince George's Co., Maryland (8/11/2017). Determined by John S. Ascher/BugGuide. Photo by Jesse Christopherson. (MBP list)

A Megachile xylocopoides in Wicomico Co., Maryland (9/2/2012). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

A female Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Calvert Co., Maryland (7/16/2004). Determined by Tom Murray/BugGuide. Photo by Arlene Ripley. (MBP list)

A Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Calvert Co., Maryland (6/23/2018). Photo by Karyn Molines. (MBP list)

A female Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/19/2015). Determined by H. Go/BugGuide. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A female Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/19/2015). Determined by H. Go/BugGuide. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A female Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/19/2015). Determined by H. Go/BugGuide. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Calvert Co., Maryland (6/23/2018). Photo by Karyn Molines. (MBP list)

A male Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Kent Co., Maryland (7/22/2014). Photo by USGS PWRC. (MBP list)

A male Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Kent Co., Maryland (7/22/2014). Photo by USGS PWRC. (MBP list)

A male Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Kent Co., Maryland (7/22/2014). Photo by USGS PWRC. (MBP list)

A female Carpenter-mimic Leaf-cutter Bee in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (6/22/2014). Photo by Matt Grey. (MBP list)


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