APIDAE
(bees)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Female - dorsal view (Click to view)
Genus 1 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Worker - lateral view (Click to view)
Species
Male - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)
Genus 16 illustrated subtaxa 18 ident. refs
Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Visiting Ragwort - dorsal view (Click to view)Male - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view - wings apart (Click to view)Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Male - dorsal view (Click to view)
Genus 11 illustrated subtaxa 4 ident. refs
Genus 1 illustrated subtaxa 2 ident. refs
Taxonomic hierarchy:
FamilyAPIDAE (bees)
SuperfamilyAPOIDEA (solitary and hive bees)
InfraorderAculeata (aculeates: bees, wasps and ants)
SuborderAPOCRITA (bees, wasps, ants and parasitoids)
OrderHYMENOPTERA (ants, bees and wasps, sawflies and parasitoid wasps)
Division Endopterygota (bees, beetles, flies, moths and other insects with wings developing internally)
InfraclassNeoptera (bees, beetles, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other advanced insects)
SubclassPTERYGOTA (bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
ClassINSECTA (true insects)
SubphylumHEXAPODA (insects and other 6-legged organisms)
PhylumARTHROPODA (arthropods)
SuperphylumECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 43 general literature references relevant to APIDAE (bees)

APIDAE (bees) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 175 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for APIDAE (bees)
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