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Apis floralis  Fabricius, 1787
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1128096

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Apis florea Fabricius, 1787
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - other, see comments   
  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: Apis floralis    
  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: Apis floralis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bingham, C. T.  
  Publication Date: 1897   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma: Hymenoptera, vol. 1 Wasps and Bees   
  Page(s): 579   
  Publisher: Taylor and Francis, Red Lion Court, Fleet Street   
  Publication Place: London   
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: Apis floralis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dalla Torre, C. G. de  
  Publication Date: 1896   
  Article/Chapter Title: Apidae (Anthophila)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus, vol. 10   
  Page(s): viii + 643   
  Publisher: Breitkopf & Hártel   
  Publication Place: Leipzig, Germany   
  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: Apis floralis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Engel, Michael S.  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Taxonomy of Recent and Fossil Honey Bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae; Apis)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Hymenoptera Research, vol. 8, issue 2   
  Page(s): 165-196   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1070-9428   
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: Apis floralis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Horne, C., and Frederick Smith  
  Publication Date: 1872   
  Article/Chapter Title: Notes on the Habits of some Hymenopterous Insects from the North-west Provinces of India. With an Appendix, containing Descriptions of some new Species of Apidae and Vespidae collected by Mr. Horne   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Transactions of the Zoological Society of London, vol. 7, part 3   
  Page(s): 161-196   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: Apis floralis   

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  Comment: Apis floralis Fabricius, 1787, a literature misspelling of Apis florea Fab. in Horne and Smith (1870, pages 181 and 196) (now as Apis florea Fabricius, 1787 (TSN 763553) is a junior primary homonym of Apis floralis Gmelin, 1790 (now as Bombus pascuorum (Scopoli 1763) (TSN 714976))  



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