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Short description: Tribe of bees

Triepeolus lunatus, f, right side, Charleston Co., SC 2016-09-08-18.37 (29569562906).jpg
Triepeolus lunatus female
Scientific classification e
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Apidae
Subfamily: Nomadinae
Tribe: Epeolini
Linsley & Michener, 1939

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Epeolini is a tribe of cuckoo bees, a tribe of the subfamily Nomadinae.

Epeolus variegatus female


The tribe Epeolini is subdivided as follows:[1]

Subtribe: Odyneropsina
Genus: Odyneropsis

Subtribe: Rhogepeolina
Genus: Rhogepeolus

Subtribe: Epeolina
Genus: Epeolus

Subtribe: Thalestriina
Genus: Doeringiella
Genus: Pseudepeolus
Genus: Triepeolus
Genus: Rhinepeolus
Genus: Thalestria


  1. Molly Greer Rightmyer (2006). A Phylogenetic Analysis of the Bee Tribe Epeolini, with a Review of the Genus Triepeolus (Ph.D.). University of Kansas.

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