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Anthophora urbana Cresson, 1878
Podalirius alamosanus Cockerell, 1896; Anthophora catalinae Cockerell, 1901; Anthophora nebracensis Swenk, 1909; Anthophora leucostomella Cockerell, 1923; Anthophora catalinae clementina Cockerell, 1939; Anthophora nicolai Cockerell, 1939; Anthophora (Mystacanthophora) urbana clementina Cockerell, 1939, valid subspecies; Anthophora urbana nicolai Cockerell, 1939, valid subspecies

Life   Insecta   Hymenoptera   Apoidea   Apidae   Anthophora
Subgenus: Mystacanthophora

Anthophora urbana, female, face
Smithsonian Institution, Entomology Department · 9
Anthophora urbana, female, face

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Anthophora urbana, female, side
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Anthophora urbana, female, side
Anthophora urbana, female, top
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Anthophora urbana, female, top

Anthophora urbana, f, face. Yolo Co., CA
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Anthophora urbana, f, face. Yolo Co., CA
Anthophora urbana, f, right. Yolo Co., CA
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Anthophora urbana, f, right. Yolo Co., CA

Anthophora urbana, m, back. Yolo Co., CA
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Anthophora urbana, m, back. Yolo Co., CA
Anthophora urbana, m, face. Yolo Co., CA
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Anthophora urbana, m, face. Yolo Co., CA

Anthophora urbana, m, right. Yolo Co., CA
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Anthophora urbana, m, right. Yolo Co., CA
Anthophora urbana FEM mm .x ZS PMax
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Anthophora urbana FEM mm .x ZS PMax

Anthophora urbana MALE mm .x ZS PMax
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Anthophora urbana MALE mm .x ZS PMax
Anthophora urbana, back, Hidalgo Co., NM
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Anthophora urbana, back, Hidalgo Co., NM

Anthophora urbana, face, Hidalgo Co., NM
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Anthophora urbana, face, Hidalgo Co., NM
Anthophora urbana, left side, Hidalgo Co., NM
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Anthophora urbana, left side, Hidalgo Co., NM

Anthophora urbana, female, head, EMEC SI MM
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Anthophora urbana, female, head, EMEC SI MM
Anthophora urbana, female, lateral, EMEC SI MM
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Anthophora urbana, female, lateral, EMEC SI MM
Overview
Extracted from: E. T. Cresson. (1878). Descriptions of New Species of North American Bees. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 30, 181–221. http://www.jstor.org/stable/4060400

FEMALE

Black; clothed with a whitish pubescence, that on vertex and thorax above tinged with ochraceous and mixed with black; clypeus confluently punctured and depressed at tip; wings hyaline, faintly dusky on apical margin; legs with white pubescence long on the femora, tip of basal joint of posterior tarsi with a tuft of black hair, the pubescence on the inside fuscous; first segment of abdomen with pale ochraceous pubescence, apical margin of segments 2-4 dull whitish, each with a band of appressed white pubescence, apical segment with black pubescence, fringed on each side with white hair. Length .45-.50 inch.

MALE

Sides of face, clypeus, line above, labrum, base of mandibles, and scape beneath white; tarsi slender and simple, the pubescence on basal joint within yellowish, tips of tarsi pale fulvous; the pubescence on vertex and thorax not mixed with black as in the female. Length .40-.45 inch.

Hab. Colorado, Utal, California. Twelve specimens.


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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Apocynaceae  Apocynum sp @ BBSL (1)

Asclepias fascicularis @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Asclepias @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Asclepiadaceae  Asclepias erosa @ BBSL (1)
Asteraceae  Achillea sp @ BBSL (2)

Aster foliaceus @ BBSL (1)

Aster sp @ BBSL (5)

Aster @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Baileya sp @ BBSL (1)

Balsamorhiza sp @ BBSL (1)

Bebbia juncea @ BBSL (26); UCREM (5)

Bebbia sp @ BBSL (1)

Chrysothamnus sp @ BBSL (19); AMNH_BEE (2)

Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus @ BBSL (3)

Chrysothamnus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Cirsium arvense @ BBSL (1)

Cirsium drummondii @ BBSL (1)

Cirsium rydbergii @ BBSL (1)

Cirsium sp @ BBSL (13)

Cirsium undulatum @ BBSL (1)

Cirsium vulgare @ AMNH_BEE (5)

Cirsium @ AMNH_BEE (1); UCRC_ENT (2)

Coreopsis @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Encelia sp @ BBSL (2)

Enceliopsis argophylla @ BBSL (1)

Ericameria nauseosa @ BBSL__BYU (1); BBSL (5); UCRC_ENT (2)

Ericameria parryi @ BBSL (6)

Eriophyllum confertiflorum @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Gaillardia @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Grindelia squarrosa @ BBSL (1)

Helenium laciniatum @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Helianthus annuus @ BBSL (7)

Helianthus sp @ BBSL (3)

Helianthus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Heliomeris multiflora @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Heterotheca sessiliflora @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Holocarpha heermannii @ BBSL (1)

Isocoma acradenia @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Lessingia glandulifera @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Machaeranthera canescens @ BBSL (2)

Melampodium @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Palafoxia linearis @ UCREM (1); AMNH_BEE (1); UCRC_ENT (2)

Pectis papposa @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Senecio flaccidus @ AMNH_BEE (4)

Senecio sp @ BBSL (1)

Solidago @ AMNH_BEE (7)

Stephanomeria pauciflora @ UCREM (2)

Stephanomeria virgata @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Stephanomeria @ AMNH_BEE (4)

Taraxacum campylodes @ DART_ENT (2)

Wyethia scabra @ BBSL (2)
Berberidaceae  Mahonia fremontii @ BBSL__BYU (1)
Boraginaceae  Eriodictyon crassifolium @ UCRC_ENT (16)

Eriodictyon trichocalyx @ UCRC_ENT (5)

Eriodictyon @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Heliotropium sp @ BBSL (3)

Phacelia crenulata @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Phacelia ramosissima @ UCRC_ENT (5)

Phacelia vallis-mortae @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Phacelia @ AMNH_BEE (13)
Brassicaceae  Caulanthus major @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Physaria obcordata @ BBSL (1)

Sisymbrium @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Stanleya pinnata @ BBSL (6); UCRC_ENT (1)
Cactaceae  Opuntia @ AMNH_BEE (28)
Capparaceae  Cleome lutea @ BBSL (1)

Cleome serrata @ BBSL (1)

Cleome sp @ BBSL (15)

Cleome sparsifolia @ BBSL (9)

Polanisia sp @ BBSL (1)
Caprifoliaceae  Lonicera @ UCRC_ENT (3)
Cleomaceae  Peritoma arborea @ UCRC_ENT (13)
Euphorbiaceae  Croton sp @ BBSL (4)
Fabaceae  Acmispon glaber @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Astragalus lentiginosus @ BBSL (1)

Astragalus sp @ BBSL (4)

Cercidium sp @ BBSL (7)

Dalea or @ UCREM (2)

Dalea sp @ BBSL (11)

Glycyrrhiza lepidota @ BBSL (1)

Lotus argophyllus @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Lotus scoparius @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Lotus sp @ BBSL (1)

Lotus ×nummularius @ BBSL (1)

Lotus @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Lupinus argenteus @ BBSL (3)

Lupinus sp @ BBSL (10)

Lupinus @ AMNH_BEE (2); UCRC_ENT (2)

Marina parryi @ UCRC_ENT (3)

Medicago sativa @ BBSL (12)

Melilotus alba @ BBSL (7)

Melilotus officinalis @ BBSL (6)

Melilotus @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Parkinsonia aculeata @ BBSL (1)

Prosopis sp @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Prosopis @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Psorothamnus emoryi @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Psorothamnus polydenius @ BBSL (1)

Psorothamnus sp @ BBSL (7)

Psorothamnus thompsoniae @ BBSL (1)

Trifolium hybridum @ BBSL (1); AMNH_BEE (1)

Trifolium longipes @ BBSL (1)

Trifolium sp @ BBSL (2)

Trifolium @ AMNH_BEE (1); UCRC_ENT (1)
Hydrophyllaceae  Eriodictyon californicum @ BBSL (1)

Eriodictyon sp @ BBSL (3)

Nemophila sp @ BBSL (1)

Phacelia argillacea @ BBSL (2)

Phacelia crenulata @ BBSL (2)

Phacelia hastata @ BBSL (9)

Phacelia humilis @ BBSL (4)

Phacelia linearis @ BBSL (4)

Phacelia sp @ BBSL (54)
Iridaceae  Iris @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Lamiaceae  Agastache urticifolia @ DART_ENT (1); RMBL_ENT (1)

Hyptis emoryi @ BBSL (1); UCRC_ENT (1)

Hyptis @ UCREM (1)

Marrubium vulgare @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Monarda sp @ BBSL (1)

Nepeta cataria @ BBSL (1)

Nepeta sp @ BBSL (1)

Poliomintha sp @ BBSL__SALTL (1)

Rosmarinus officinalis @ BBSL (3)

Salazaria mexicana @ BBSL (2)

Salvia apiana @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Salvia clevelandii @ I_LKD (1)

Salvia columbariae @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Salvia dorrii @ BBSL (6); UCRC_ENT (1)

Salvia mellifera @ AMNH_BEE (10)

Salvia sp @ BBSL (3)

Scutellaris mexicana @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Stachys albens @ UCRC_ENT (4)

Stachys @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Trichostema lanceolatum @ AMNH_BEE (1); UCRC_ENT (2)

Vitex @ AMNH_BEE (3)
Liliaceae  Camassia sp @ BBSL (3)
Limnanthaceae  Limnanthes douglasii @ BBSL (1)
Malvaceae  Sphaeralcea ambigua @ BBSL (1)

Sphaeralcea orcuttii @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Sphaeralcea sp @ BBSL (1)

Sphaeralcea @ AMNH_BEE (3)
Mantidae  Iris sp @ BBSL (2)
Nyctaginaceae  Abronia maritima @ BBSL (1)
Onagraceae  Clarkia biloba @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Clarkia cylindrica @ BBSL (2)

Clarkia sp @ BBSL (5)

Clarkia unguiculata @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Clarkia williamsonii @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Clarkia @ AMNH_BEE (4); UCRC_ENT (2)

Epilobium sp @ BBSL (1)

Oenothera sp @ BBSL (3)
Orobanchaceae  Cordylanthus parviflorus @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Cordylanthus rigidus @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Pedaliaceae  Proboscidea sp @ BBSL (1)
Plantaginaceae  Penstemon grinnellii @ UCRC_ENT (3)

Penstemon spectabilis @ AMNH_BEE (5)

Penstemon @ AMNH_BEE (1); UCRC_ENT (1)
Polemoniaceae  Eriastrum densifolium @ UCRC_ENT (4)

Eriastrum @ UCRC_ENT (3)

Gilia capitata @ BBSL (1)

Gilia sp @ BBSL (1)
Polycitoridae  Salix sp @ BBSL (1)
Polygonaceae  Eriogonum elongatum @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Eriogonum fasciculatum @ BBSL (1); UCRC_ENT (11)

Eriogonum kearneyi @ BBSL (5)

Eriogonum microthecum @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Eriogonum sp @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Eriogonum vimineum @ BBSL (1)

Eriogonum wrightii @ AMNH_BEE (1); UCRC_ENT (1)

Eriogonum @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Ranunculaceae  Clematis ligusticifolia @ BBSL (1)

Delphinium sp @ BBSL (3)

Ranunculus sp @ BBSL (1)
Rhamnaceae  Ceanothus sp @ BBSL (1)

Rhamnus californica @ BBSL (1)
Rosaceae  Adenostoma sp @ BBSL (10)

Chamaebatiaria sp @ BBSL (1)

Fallugia paradoxa @ BBSL (1)

Horkelia sp @ BBSL (8)

Potentilla sp @ BBSL (1)

Potentilla @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Rubus sp @ BBSL (1)
Scrophulariaceae  Cordylanthus sp @ BBSL (5)

Mimulus guttatus @ BBSL (1)

Penstemon palmeri @ BBSL (2)

Penstemon rydbergii @ BBSL (14)

Penstemon sp @ BBSL (33)

Penstemon speciosus @ BBSL (1)

Penstemon washingtonensis @ BBSL (1)

Scrophularia sp @ BBSL (2)
Solanaceae  Solanum sp @ BBSL (4)
Tamaricaceae  Tamarix sp @ BBSL (10)
Verbenaceae  Verbena bonariensis @ I_LKD (3)

Verbena bracteata @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Verbena officinalis @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Zygophyllaceae  Larrea tridentata @ BBSL (2); AMNH_BEE (1); UCRC_ENT (1)

Larrea @ AMNH_BEE (2)
_  Cactaceae sp @ BBSL (1)

Calyptridium sp @ BBSL (1)

Lamiaceae sp @ BBSL (1)

Withheld @ BBSL__YOSE (362); BBSL (4244); BBSL__ZION (131); BBSL__PINN (17); BBSL__CAVE (2)

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