I remembered finding, at rare intervals, nests of both the Anthidium and the Megachile in the hollows of cut reeds.
"Bramble-bees and Others" by J. Henri Fabre
A like prosperity awaits her when she usurps the provisions of Megachile sericans.
"More Hunting Wasps" by J. Henri Fabre
The interesting habits of the Leaf-cutting, or Tailor bee (Megachile), have always attracted attention.
"Our Common Insects" by Alpheus Spring Packard