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Osmia  Panzer, 1806
Taxonomic Serial No.: 154377

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2008   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHymenoptera  – abelha, formiga, vespa, ants, bees, wasps  
                                  SuborderApocrita  – abeilles, fourmis, guępes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyApoidea  – bees, sphecoid wasps, apoid wasps  
                                           FamilyMegachilidae  – leafcutting bees  
                                                    GenusOsmia Panzer, 1806  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Osmia adae Bingham, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia aeruginosa Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia agilis Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia alaiensis van der Zanden, 1994  
                                                       Species Osmia albiventris Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia albolateralis Cockerell, 1906  
                                                       Species Osmia alfkenii Ducke, 1899  
                                                       Species Osmia aliciae Ayala & Griswold, 2005  
                                                       Species Osmia alpestris Rust & Bohart, 1986  
                                                       Species Osmia alticola Benoist, 1922  
                                                       Species Osmia amathusica Mavromoustakis, 1937  
                                                       Species Osmia anceps Pérez, 1895  
                                                       Species Osmia andrenoides Spinola, 1808  
                                                       Species Osmia angustipes Cockerell, 1933  
                                                       Species Osmia apicata Smith, 1853  
                                                       Species Osmia aquila Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia argyropyga Pérez, 1879  
                                                       Species Osmia ariadne Peters, 1978  
                                                       Species Osmia ashmeadii (Titus, 1904)  
                                                       Species Osmia atriventris Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia atroalba Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia atrocyanea Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia aurulenta (Panzer, 1799)  
                                                       Species Osmia austromaritima Michener, 1936  
                                                       Species Osmia avedata Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Osmia avosetta Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia azteca Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Osmia bakeri Sandhouse, 1924  
                                                       Species Osmia balearica Schmiedeknecht, 1885  
                                                       Species Osmia bella Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Osmia bicolor (Schrank, 1781)  
                                                       Species Osmia bischoffi Atanassov, 1938  
                                                       Species Osmia botitena Cockerell, 1909  
                                                       Species Osmia breviata Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia brevicornis (Fabricius, 1798)  
                                                       Species Osmia brevipes van der Zanden, 1994  
                                                       Species Osmia brevis Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia bruneri Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia bucephala Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia caerulescens (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                                       Species Osmia cahuilla Cooper, 1993  
                                                       Species Osmia calcarata White, 1952  
                                                       Species Osmia californica Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia calla Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia cara Cockerell, 1910  
                                                       Species Osmia carinoclypearis Wu, 1985  
                                                       Species Osmia caulicola Cockerell, 1934  
                                                       Species Osmia cephalotes Morawitz, 1870  
                                                       Species Osmia cerasi Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia cerinthidis Morawitz, 1876  
                                                       Species Osmia chalybea Smith, 1853  
                                                       Species Osmia chinensis Morawitz, 1890  
                                                       Species Osmia chrysaetos Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia chrysolepta Haeseler, 2005  
                                                       Species Osmia cinctella Dours, 1873  
                                                       Species Osmia cinerea Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia cinnabarina Pérez, 1895  
                                                       Species Osmia claremontensis Michener, 1936  
                                                       Species Osmia clarescens Cockerell, 1911  
                                                       Species Osmia clypearis Morawitz, 1871  
                                                       Species Osmia cobaltina Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Osmia cockerelli Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia collinsiae Robertson, 1905  
                                                       Species Osmia coloradensis Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Osmia concavoclypearis Wu, 1985  
                                                       Species Osmia conjuncta Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia cordata Robertson, 1902  
                                                       Species Osmia corniculata (van der Zanden, 1989)  
                                                       Species Osmia cornifrons (Radoszkowski, 1887)  
                                                       Species Osmia cornuta (Latreille, 1805)  
                                                       Species Osmia crassa Rust & Bohart, 1986  
                                                       Species Osmia croceiventris Radoszkowski, 1882  
                                                       Species Osmia cyanella Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia cyaneonitens Cockerell, 1906  
                                                       Species Osmia cyanescens Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia cyanopoda Cockerell, 1916  
                                                       Species Osmia cyanoxantha Pérez, 1879  
                                                       Species Osmia cyrenaica Peters, 1978  
                                                       Species Osmia dakotensis Michener, 1937  
                                                       Species Osmia damascena Pérez, 1911  
                                                       Species Osmia decorata Morawitz, 1886  
                                                       Species Osmia densa Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia derasa Pérez, 1895  
                                                       Species Osmia difficilis Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia dilaticornis Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia dimidiata Morawitz, 1870  
                                                       Species Osmia diomedia Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia disjuncta Tkalcu, 1995  
                                                       Species Osmia distincta Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia dives Mocsáry, 1877  
                                                       Species Osmia dlabolae Tkalcu, 1978  
                                                       Species Osmia dolerosa Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia dusmeti van der Zanden, 1998  
                                                       Species Osmia ednae Cockerell, 1907  
                                                       Species Osmia emarginata Lepeletier, 1841  
                                                       Species Osmia enixa Sandhouse, 1924  
                                                       Species Osmia ephippiata Smith, 1879  
                                                       Species Osmia erythrogastra Ferton, 1905  
                                                       Species Osmia excavata Alfken, 1903  
                                                       Species Osmia exigua Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Osmia fasciata Latreille, 1811  
                                                       Species Osmia fedtschenkoi Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia felti Cockerell, 1911  
                                                       Species Osmia ferruginea Latreille, 1811  
                                                       Species Osmia forticornis van der Zanden, 1989  
                                                       Species Osmia foxi Cameron, 1901  
                                                       Species Osmia francisconis White, 1952  
                                                       Species Osmia frieseana Ducke, 1899  
                                                       Species Osmia frunseensis Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Osmia gabrielis Cockerell, 1910  
                                                       Species Osmia gallarum Spinola, 1808  
                                                       Species Osmia gaudiosa Cockerell, 1907  
                                                       Species Osmia gemmea Pérez, 1896  
                                                       Species Osmia georgica Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Osmia giffardi Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia giliarum Cockerell, 1906  
                                                       Species Osmia glareola Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia glauca (Fowler, 1899)  
                                                       Species Osmia gracilicornis Pérez, 1895  
                                                       Species Osmia granulosa Cockerell, 1911  
                                                       Species Osmia grindeliae Cockerell, 1910  
                                                       Species Osmia grinnelli Cockerell, 1910  
                                                       Species Osmia gulmargensis Nurse, 1903  
                                                       Species Osmia gutturalis Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia haemorrhoa Morawitz, 1886  
                                                       Species Osmia heliaca Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia helicicola Robinaeau, 1836  
                                                       Species Osmia hellados van der Zanden, 1984  
                                                       Species Osmia hemera Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia hendersoni Cockerell, 1907  
                                                       Species Osmia hermona Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Osmia hesperos Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia heteracantha Pérez, 1896  
                                                       Species Osmia hurdi White, 1952  
                                                       Species Osmia hyperborea Tkalcu, 1983  
                                                       Species Osmia iberica van der Zanden, 1987  
                                                       Species Osmia illinoensis Robertson, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia imitatrix (Tkalcu, 1992)  
                                                       Species Osmia indeprensa Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia indigotea Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia inermis (Zetterstedt, 1838)  
                                                       Species Osmia inspergens Lovell & Cockerell, 1907  
                                                       Species Osmia integra Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Osmia interrupta Latreille, 1811  
                                                       Species Osmia inurbana Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Osmia iridis Cockerell & Titus, 1902  
                                                       Species Osmia ishikawai Hirashima, 1973  
                                                       Species Osmia jacoti Cockerell, 1929  
                                                       Species Osmia jason Benoist, 1929  
                                                       Species Osmia jilinensis Wu, 2004  
                                                       Species Osmia juxta Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia kashmirensis Nurse, 1903  
                                                       Species Osmia kenoyeri Cockerell, 1915  
                                                       Species Osmia kincaidii Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia kirgisiana van der Zanden, 1994  
                                                       Species Osmia kohli Ducke, 1899  
                                                       Species Osmia labialis Pérez, 1879  
                                                       Species Osmia lacus Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia laeta Sandhouse, 1924  
                                                       Species Osmia lanei Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia laticauda Stanek, 1969  
                                                       Species Osmia laticella van der Zanden, 1986  
                                                       Species Osmia latisulcata Michener, 1936  
                                                       Species Osmia latreillei (Spinola, 1806)  
                                                       Species Osmia lazulina Benoist, 1928  
                                                       Species Osmia leaiana (Kirby, 1802)  
                                                       Species Osmia lhotelleriei Pérez, 1887  
                                                       Species Osmia lignaria Say, 1837  
                                                       Species Osmia liogastra Cockerell, 1933  
                                                       Species Osmia livida Tkalcu, 1978  
                                                       Species Osmia lobata Friese, 1899  
                                                       Species Osmia longicornis Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia longula Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia lunata Benoist, 1929  
                                                       Species Osmia lupinicola Cockerell, 1937  
                                                       Species Osmia madeirensis van der Zanden, 1991  
                                                       Species Osmia malina Cockerell, 1909  
                                                       Species Osmia maracandica Morawitz, 1894  
                                                       Species Osmia marginata Michener, 1936  
                                                       Species Osmia marginipennis Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Osmia maritima Friese, 1885  
                                                       Species Osmia maxillaris Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia mediana Engel, 2006  
                                                       Species Osmia melanocephala Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia melanogaster Spinola, 1808  
                                                       Species Osmia melanopleura Cockerell, 1916  
                                                       Species Osmia melanota Morawitz, 1888  
                                                       Species Osmia melanura Morawitz, 1872  
                                                       Species Osmia mertensiae Cockerell, 1907  
                                                       Species Osmia michiganensis Mitchell, 1962  
                                                       Species Osmia microdonta Cockerell, 1931  
                                                       Species Osmia microgramma Dours, 1873  
                                                       Species Osmia milenae Tkalcu, 1992  
                                                       Species Osmia mirhiji Mavromoustakis, 1957  
                                                       Species Osmia mixta Michener, 1936  
                                                       Species Osmia mongolica Morawitz, 1880  
                                                       Species Osmia montana Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia moreensis van der Zanden, 1984  
                                                       Species Osmia morongana Cockerell, 1937  
                                                       Species Osmia mustelina Gerstäcker, 1869  
                                                       Species Osmia mutensis Peters, 1978  
                                                       Species Osmia nana Morawitz, 1873  
                                                       Species Osmia nanula Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia nasoproducta Ferton, 1909  
                                                       Species Osmia nasuta Friese, 1899  
                                                       Species Osmia nemoris Sandhouse, 1924  
                                                       Species Osmia neocyanopoda Rust & Bohart, 1986  
                                                       Species Osmia nifoata Cockerell, 1909  
                                                       Species Osmia nigricollis Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Osmia nigrifrons Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Osmia nigritula Friese, 1902  
                                                       Species Osmia nigriventris (Zetterstedt, 1838)  
                                                       Species Osmia nigrobarbata Cockerell, 1916  
                                                       Species Osmia nigrohirta Friese, 1899  
                                                       Species Osmia nigroscopula (Wu, 1982)  
                                                       Species Osmia niveata (Fabricius, 1804)  
                                                       Species Osmia niveibarbis Pérez, 1902  
                                                       Species Osmia niveocincta Pérez, 1879  
                                                       Species Osmia notata (Fabricius, 1804)  
                                                       Species Osmia novaescotiae Cockerell, 1912  
                                                       Species Osmia nuda Friese, 1899  
                                                       Species Osmia obliqua White, 1952  
                                                       Species Osmia ocularis Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia odontogaster Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia onocrotala Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia opima Romankova, 1985  
                                                       Species Osmia oramara Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Osmia orientalis Benoist, 1929  
                                                       Species Osmia pagosa Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia palmae Tkalcu, 2001  
                                                       Species Osmia palmyrae van der Zanden, 1998  
                                                       Species Osmia pamirensis Gussakovsky, 1930  
                                                       Species Osmia paradisica Sandhouse, 1924  
                                                       Species Osmia parietina Curtis, 1828  
                                                       Species Osmia pedicornis Cockerell, 1919  
                                                       Species Osmia pennata Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia pentstemonis Cockerell, 1906  
                                                       Species Osmia peregrina Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia phenax Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia physariae Cockerell, 1907  
                                                       Species Osmia pieli Cockerell, 1931  
                                                       Species Osmia pikei Cockerell, 1907  
                                                       Species Osmia pilicornis Smith, 1846  
                                                       Species Osmia pingreeana Michener, 1937  
                                                       Species Osmia polkruga Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Osmia potentillae Michener, 1936  
                                                       Species Osmia pratincola Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia proxima Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia prunorum Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia pulsatillae Cockerell, 1907  
                                                       Species Osmia pumila Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia punica Pérez, 1896  
                                                       Species Osmia purpurata Ducke, 1899  
                                                       Species Osmia pusilla Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Osmia quadricornuta Wu, 2004  
                                                       Species Osmia quadridentata (Dumeril, 1860)  
                                                       Species Osmia ramona Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Osmia raritatis Michener, 1957  
                                                       Species Osmia rawlinsi Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia recta Pérez, 1902  
                                                       Species Osmia regulina Cockerell, 1911  
                                                       Species Osmia relicta (Popov, 1954)  
                                                       Species Osmia rhodoensis (van der Zanden, 1983)  
                                                       Species Osmia ribifloris Cockerell, 1900  
                                                       Species Osmia rostrata Sandhouse, 1924  
                                                       Species Osmia rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                                       Species Osmia rufigastra Lepeletier, 1841  
                                                       Species Osmia rufina Cockerell, 1931  
                                                       Species Osmia rufinoides Wu, 2004  
                                                       Species Osmia rufohirta Latreille, 1811  
                                                       Species Osmia rufotibialis Friese, 1920  
                                                       Species Osmia rutila Erichson, 1835  
                                                       Species Osmia sanctaerosae Cockerell, 1910  
                                                       Species Osmia sandhouseae Mitchell, 1927  
                                                       Species Osmia sanrafaelae Parker, 1985  
                                                       Species Osmia satoi Yasumatsu & Hirashima, 1950  
                                                       Species Osmia saxatilis Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia saxicola Ducke, 1899  
                                                       Species Osmia sculleni Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia scutispina Gribodo, 1894  
                                                       Species Osmia sedula Sandhouse, 1924  
                                                       Species Osmia sequoiae Michener, 1936  
                                                       Species Osmia sexsignata Benoist, 1950  
                                                       Species Osmia shaanxiensis Wu, 2004  
                                                       Species Osmia signata Erichson, 1835  
                                                       Species Osmia simillima Smith, 1853  
                                                       Species Osmia simplex Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia sladeni Sandhouse, 1925  
                                                       Species Osmia sogdiana Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia solitaria Sandhouse, 1924  
                                                       Species Osmia sparsipuncta Alfken, 1914  
                                                       Species Osmia sponsa Nurse, 1904  
                                                       Species Osmia stangei Genaro, 2001  
                                                       Species Osmia steinmanni Müller, 2002  
                                                       Species Osmia subaustralis Cockerell, 1900  
                                                       Species Osmia subcornuta Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Osmia subfasciata Cresson, 1872  
                                                       Species Osmia submicans Morawitz, 1870  
                                                       Species Osmia subtersa Cockerell, 1930  
                                                       Species Osmia svenssoni Tkalcu, 1983  
                                                       Species Osmia sybarita Smith, 1853  
                                                       Species Osmia tadjika Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Osmia tanneri Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia tarsata Provancher, 1888  
                                                       Species Osmia taurus Smith, 1873  
                                                       Species Osmia tawildara Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Osmia tergestensis Ducke, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia tersula Cockerell, 1912  
                                                       Species Osmia teunisseni van der Zanden, 1981  
                                                       Species Osmia texana Cresson, 1872  
                                                       Species Osmia thoracica Radoszkowski, 1874  
                                                       Species Osmia thysanisca Michener, 1957  
                                                       Species Osmia tingitana Benoist, 1969  
                                                       Species Osmia titusi Cockerell, 1905  
                                                       Species Osmia tokopahensis Michener, 1936  
                                                       Species Osmia torquata Warncke, 1988  
                                                       Species Osmia trevoris Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia tricornis Latreille, 1811  
                                                       Species Osmia tricuspidata Dours, 1873  
                                                       Species Osmia trifoliama Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia tristella Cockerell, 1897  
                                                       Species Osmia tunensis (Fabricius, 1787)  
                                                       Species Osmia unca Michener, 1937  
                                                       Species Osmia uncicornis Pérez, 1895  
                                                       Species Osmia uncinata Gerstäcker, 1869  
                                                       Species Osmia universitatis Cockerell, 1907  
                                                       Species Osmia vandykei Sandhouse, 1924  
                                                       Species Osmia versicolor Latreille, 1811  
                                                       Species Osmia virga Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                       Species Osmia viridana Morawitz, 1874  
                                                       Species Osmia watsoni Cockerell, 1911  
                                                       Species Osmia xanthomelana (Kirby, 1802)  
                                                       Species Osmia yanbianensis Wu, 2004  
                                                       Species Osmia zarzisa Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Osmia zephyros Sandhouse, 1939  
                                                     GenusOsmia Panzer, 1806 incertae sedis  
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                                                       Species Osmia atrorufa Friese, 1913  
                                                       Species Osmia ausica Cockerell, 1944  
                                                       Species Osmia fervida Smith, 1853  
                                                       Species Osmia flavipes Friese, 1909  
                                                       Species Osmia karooensis Brauns, 1926  
                                                       Species Osmia mediorufa Cockerell, 1932  
                                                       Species Osmia namaquaensis Friese, 1913  
                                                       Species Osmia natalensis Cockerell, 1920  
                                                       Species Osmia ogilviae Cockerell, 1932  
                                                       Species Osmia ornatula Cockerell, 1932  
                                                       Species Osmia pachyceps Friese, 1922  
                                                       Species Osmia piliventris Friese, 1913  
                                                       Species Osmia reginae Cockerell, 1932  
                                                       Species Osmia rhodognatha Cockerell, 1932  
                                                       Species Osmia turneri Cockerell, 1937  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Hymenoptera Name Server version 0.03 4.x.2002, website (version 0.03)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Osmia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Osmia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Michener, Charles D.  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Bees of the World   
  Page(s): xiv + 913   
  Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-6133-0   
  Reference for: Osmia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Michener, Charles D.  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Bees of the World, Second Edition   
  Page(s): xvi + 953   
  Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8573-6   
  Reference for: Osmia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ungricht, Stefan, Andreas Müller, and Silvia Dorn  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: A taxonomic catalogue of the Palaearctic bees of the tribe Osmiini (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Megachilidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 1865   
  Page(s): 253   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 9781869772550, 1175-5326  
  Notes: Online edition ISBN is 978-1-86977-256-7 and ISSN is 1175-5334:   
  Reference for: Osmia   

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