Bees of The World (Families & Genera): A Modern Classification

This table lists the higher taxa of bees of the world by family, subfamilies, tribes and genera along with estimated numbers of described species. Genera are italicized and given in the right hand column. It is derived from numerous classifications but based upon the most recent work of Michener (2000).

Families

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Family Stenotritidae

Family Colletidae

Subfamily Colletinae

Subfamily Diphaglossinae

Tribe Caupolicanini

Tribe Diphaglossini Tribe Dissoglottini Subfamily Xeromelissinae

Tribe Chilicolini
 

Tribe Xeromelissini Subfamily Hylaeinae

Subfamily Euryglossinae

Family Andrenidae

Subfamily Andreninae

Subfamily Panurginae
 

             

Subfamily Oxaeinae

Family Halictidae
 

Subfamily Nomiinae

Subfamily Nomioidinae

Subfamily Halictinae
 

   

Family Melittidae
 

   

Subfamily Meganomiinae
 

Subfamily Melittinae

Family Megachilidae
 

   

Subfamily Megachilinae
 

   

Family Apidae

Subfamily Nomadinae
 

        Subfamily Apinae