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Tetragonula  Moure, 1961
Taxonomic Serial No.: 763705

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Tetragonilla Moure, 1961
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHymenoptera  – abelha, formiga, vespa, ants, bees, wasps  
                                  SuborderApocrita  – abeilles, fourmis, guêpes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyApoidea  – bees, sphecoid wasps, apoid wasps  
                                           FamilyApidae  – euglossine, euglossines, honey bees, stingless bees  
                                                    GenusTetragonula Moure, 1961  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Tetragonula atripes (Smith, 1857)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula basimaculata (Bingham, 1903)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula bengalensis (Cameron, 1897)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula biroi (Friese, 1898)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula calophyllae Shanas and Faseeh, 2019  
                                                       Species Tetragonula carbonaria (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula clypearis (Friese, 1908)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula collina (Smith, 1857)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula davenporti (Franck, 2004)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula drescheri (Schwarz, 1939)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula fuscobalteata (Cameron, 1908)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula geissleri (Cockerell, 1918)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula gressitti (Sakagami, 1978)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula hirashimai (Sakagami, 1978)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula hockingsi (Cockerell, 1929)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula iridipennis (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula laeviceps (Smith, 1857)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula malaipanae Engel, Michener and Boontop, 2017  
                                                       Species Tetragonula melanocephala (Gribodo, 1893)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula melina (Gribodo, 1893)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula mellipes (Friese, 1898)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula minangkabau (Sakagami and Inoue, 1985)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula minor (Sakagami, 1978)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula pagdeni (Schwarz, 1939)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula perlucipinnae Shanas and Faseeh, 2019  
                                                       Species Tetragonula reepeni (Friese, 1918)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula rufibasalis (Cockerell, 1918)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula ruficornis (Smith, 1870)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula sapiens (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula sarawakensis (Schwarz, 1937)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula sirindhornae (Michener and Boongird, 2004)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula testaceitarsis (Cameron, 1901)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula travancorica Shanas and Faseeh, 2019  
                                                       Species Tetragonula valdezi (Cockerell, 1918)  
                                                       Species Tetragonula zucchii (Sakagami, 1978)  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Tetragonula    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist - Draft-54, website (version Draft-54)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Ascher, J. S. and J. Pickering. 01 February, 2020. Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Anthophila).   
  Reference for: Tetragonula   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Moure, J. S.  
  Publication Date: 1961   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Preliminary Supra-specific Classification of the Old World Meliponine Bees (Hymenoptera, Apoidea)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Studia Entomologica, vol. 4, fasc. 1-4   
  Page(s): 181-242   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Rasmussen, Claus, Jennifer C. Thomas, and Michael S. Engel  
  Publication Date: 2017   
  Article/Chapter Title: A New Genus of Eastern Hemisphere Stingless Bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae), with a Key to the Supraspecific Groups of Indomalayan and Australasian Meliponini   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Museum Novitates, no. 3888   
  Page(s): 1-33   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0003-0082   
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: Tetragonula   

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