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Megachile rufohirta  Friese, 1910
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1162664

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Megachile rufohirtula Cockerell, 1937
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - homonym and junior synonym   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Megachile rufohirta    
  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. 1 February, 2020. Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Anthophila).   
  Reference for: Megachile rufohirta   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Friese, H. / Sjöstedt, Dr. Yngve, ed.  
  Publication Date: 1910   
  Article/Chapter Title: 8. Hymenoptera 5. Apidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Schwedischen Zoologischen Expedition nach Dem Kilimandjaro, dem Meru und den Umgebenden Massaisteppen Deutsch-Ostafrikas 1905-1906, vol. 2, no. 8   
  Page(s): 119-168   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: original description   

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  Comment: Megachile rufohirta Friese, 1909 (now as Megachile rufohirtula Cockerell, 1937 (TSN 762139)) is a junior primary homonym of Megachile rufohirta Friese, 1904 (Megachile grandibarbis Pérez, 1899 (TSN 761511)). Megachile rufohirtula Cockerell, 1937 was the replacement name  



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