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Megachile giraudi  Gerstäcker, 1869
Taxonomic Serial No.: 761502

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Megachile atropyga (van der Zanden, 1995)
    Megachile subsericans Cockerell, 1907
    Chalicodoma atropyga van der Zanden, 1995
    Megachile vicina Morawitz, 1894
    Megachile bicoloriventris Mocsáry, 1878
    Megachile vestita Giraud, 1863
    Megachile giraudii Gerstäcker, 1869
    Megachile giraudi bicoloriventris Mocsáry, 1878
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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, guępes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyApoidea  – bees, sphecoid wasps, apoid wasps  
                                           FamilyMegachilidae  – leafcutting bees  
                                                    GenusMegachile Latreille, 1802  
                                                       SpeciesMegachile giraudi Gerstäcker, 1869  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          Subspecies Megachile giraudi erzurumensis Tkalcu, 1980  
                                                          Subspecies Megachile giraudi giraudi Gerstäcker, 1869  
                                                          Subspecies Megachile giraudi intermixta Gerstäcker, 1869  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Megachile giraudi    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: 2018 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, website (version 2018-1)  
  Acquired: 2018   
  Reference for: Megachile giraudi   
  Source: Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist - Draft-54, website (version Draft-54)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Ascher, J. S. and J. Pickering. 1 February, 2020. Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Anthophila).   
  Reference for: Megachile giraudi   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nieto, Ana, Stuart P.M. Roberts, James Kemp, Pierre Rasmont, Michael Kuhlmann, et. al.  
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: European Red List of Bees   
  Page(s): x + 84   
  Publisher: Publication Office of the European Union   
  Publication Place: Luxembourg   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9789279445125   
  Notes: DOI:10.2779/77003   
  Reference for: Megachile giraudi   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  



  Comment: Megachile giraudi Gerstäcker, 1869 (TSN 761502) was published as a replacement name for Megachile vestita Giraud, 1863, a junior primary homonym of Megachile vestita Smith, 1853 (TSN 762385)  



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