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Smith-Pardo, A. H., Fowler, G. A., & Kumar, S. (2020). Status and potential distribution of the Asian carpenter bee, Xylocopa appendiculata Smith (Apidae, Xylocopini), in the United States. Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 76, 99–111. doi:10.3897/jhr.76.49518 https://doi.org/10.3897/jhr.76.49518

We update the geographical distribution for Xylocopa appendiculata Smith, from eastern Asia, which was first reported from the United States of America (USA) in 2013. After the publication by Dahlberg et al. (2013), there have been more sightings supporting the establishment of X. appendiculata in n…