Bee Biology and Systematics Laboratory, USDA-ARS Pollinating Insect-Biology, Management, Systematics Research (USDA-ARS-BBSL)

This collection is a snapshot of an external collection database where only the Bee (Apoidea:Anthophila) records are included.

Contacts: Terry Griswold, (ORCID #: 0000-0003-3952-9393)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 2 November 2021
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 561,820 specimen records
  • 547,461 (97%) georeferenced
  • 543,346 (97%) identified to species
  • 7 families
  • 282 genera
  • 4,541 species
  • 4,901 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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