A review of the genera and subgenera of Oxaeinae (Hymenoptera: Andrenidae)


  • Michael S. Engel University of Kansas




Apoidea, Anthophila, Andrenidae, Oxaeinae


The supraspecific groups of the bee subfamily Oxaeinae are briefly reviewed and a revised classification proposed.  The following new groups are established: Mesoxaea (Heteroxaea) Engel, new subgenus; Oxaea (Rhodoxaea) Engel, new subgenus; and Oxaea (Percnoxaea) Engel, new subgenus.  A key to the genera and subgenera of Oxaeinae is provided.


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