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  • 2006. Manuscript, Checklist of Apoidea of North America.. - 12-Oct-2006
  • 2008. manuscript, World Bee Checklist Project - update 2008-09
  • Anderson, B. 1998. Mason bees as an alternative. OSU Extension service, Douglas County. Oregon State University.
  • Bambara, S. 2002. How to raise and manage orchard mason bees for the home garden. Department of Entomology Insect Note 109, North Carolina State University Cooperative Extension. Retrieved August 5, 2013 from http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/ent/notes/Other/note109/note109.html
  • Cane, J. H., Griswold T., & Parker F. D.   (2007).  Substrates and Materials Used for Nesting by North American Osmia Bees (Hymenoptera: Apiformes: Megachilidae).  ANNALS OF THE ENTOMOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA. 100(3), 
  • Cane, J.H., Griswold, T., Parker, F.D. 2007. Substrates and Materials Used for Nesting by North American Osmia Bees (Hymenoptera: Apiformes: Megachilidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 100(3):350-358. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1603/0013-8746(2007)100[350:SAMUFN]2.0.CO;2
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  • Krombein, Karl V., Paul D. Hurd, Jr., David R. Smith, and B. D. Burks. 1979. Catalog of Hymenoptera in America North of Mexico, vol. 2: Apocrita (Aculeata)
  • Krombein, Karl V., Paul D. Hurd, Jr., David R. Smith, and B. D. Burks. 1979. Catalog of Hymenoptera in America North of Mexico, vol. 2: Apocrita (Aculeata). xvi + 1199-2209
  • MOLLY G. RIGHTMYER, TERRY GRISWOLD, SEÁN G. BRADY. (2013) Phylogeny and systematics of the bee genus Osmia (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) with emphasis on North American Melanosmia : subgenera, synonymies and nesting biology revisited. Systematic Entomology 38:3, 561-576
  • Müller, A. 2013., Palaearctic Osmiine Bees, ETH Zürich, http://blogs.ethz.ch/osmiini
  • Ruggiero M. (project leader), Ascher J. et al. (2013). ITIS Bees: World Bee Checklist (version Sep 2009). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 11th March 2013 (Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col/. Species 2000: Reading, UK.
  • Rust, R. W. (1986). Biology of Osmia (Osmia) ribifloris Cockerell (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society , Vol. 59, No. 1 (Jan., 1986), pp. 89-94. Article Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25084741
  • Sampson, B.J., Cane, J.H., Stringer, S.J., Spiers, J.M. 2004. Screenhouse Evaluations of a Mason Bee Osmia ribifloris (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) as a Pollinator for Blueberries in the Southeastern United States. Small Fruits Variety Journal. 3(15):381-392.
  • Sampson, B.J., Stringer, S.J., Marshall, D.A. 2013. Blueberry Floral Attributes and Their Effect on the Pollination Efficiency of an Oligolectic Bee, Osmia ribifloris Cockerell (Megachilidae: Apoidea)
  • Torchio, P. F. 1990. Osmia ribifloris, a Native Bee Species Developed as a Commercially Managed Pollinator of Highbush Blueberry (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 63(3):427-436 Retrieved August 8, 2013 from http://www.jstor.org/stable/25085200
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