Cumulative number of valid bee genera by year of description for Europe (as defined by Rasmont et al. 2017) (yellow dots) and the wider West Palaearctic region (blue dots). The recognition of genera follows Rasmont et al. (2017) with modifications as defined in the introduction.

  Part of: Wood TJ, Patiny S, Bossert S (2022) An unexpected new genus of panurgine bees (Hymenoptera, Andrenidae) from Europe discovered after phylogenomic analysis. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 89: 183-210.