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Table 1 Number and family details of recorded bees in urban gardens and green roofs

From: A review of diversity of bees, the attractiveness of host plants and the effects of landscape variables on bees in urban gardens

References Country Garden No. Species Family
[27] USA Urban garden 76 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae), 23 genera
[101] USA Urban garden 32 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae), 17 genera
[21] USA Urban garden 110 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[64] USA Urban garden 54
[25] USA Urban garden 82 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae), 28 genera
[26] USA Urban garden 68 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae), 26 genera
[97] USA Green roof 63 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae), 23 genera
[66] USA Urban garden 45
[85] Sweden Urban garden 28 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae), 8 genera
[56] USA Urban garden 37 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[9] Switzerland Green roof 126
[77] Germany Urban garden 20 2 families (Colletidae, Megachilidae)
[75] USA Urban garden 66 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[67] Argentina Urban garden 66 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae), 32 genera
[58] Canada Green roof 17 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[54] USA Urban garden 20 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[96] Australia Urban garden 19 4 families (Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae and Megachilidae)
[59] Canada Green roof 11 2 families (Colletidae, Megachilidae), 5 genera
[6] Poland Urban garden 104
[81] USA Urban garden 55 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[51] USA Urban garden 96 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[36] USA Urban garden 10 Bombus spp.
[60] Australia Urban garden 21 4 families (Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[23] USA Urban garden 18 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[78] USA Urban garden 43 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[73] Canada Urban garden 200 6 bee families (Andrenidae, Apidae,
Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae and Melittidae)
[42] Asia, Europe, and North America Green roof 326 Apidae
[87] Philippine Urban garden 14 2 families (Apidae and Halictidae), 6 genera
[57] USA Urban garden 29 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae), 23 genera
[91] USA Urban garden 98 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[47] Austria Green roof 90 19 genera
[2] USA Urban garden 17 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae), 13 genera
[22] USA Urban garden 14 4 families (Andrenidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[38] Ghana Urban garden 167 4 families (Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[7] USA Urban garden 75 3 families (Apidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[11] USA Urban garden 57 19 genera
[5] USA Urban garden 172 6 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae, Melittidae), 44 genera
[76] Switzerland Green roof 5 Halictidae
[20] USA Urban garden 49 4 families (Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae),
[8] USA Urban–rural 81 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae), 23 genera
[50] Austria Urban garden 113 22 genera
[15] Argentina Urban garden 73 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae)
[92] Germany Urban garden 117 -
[88] India Urban garden 39 3 families (Apidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae),
[3] USA Urban garden 20 5 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae, Megachilidae), 17 genera
[12] USA Urban garden 15 4 families (Andrenidae, Apidae, Colletidae, Halictidae), 14 genera