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Trigona meadewaldoi  Cockerell, 1915
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1127273

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Frieseomelitta meadewaldoi (Cockerell, 1915)
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - original name/combination   
  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: Trigona meadewaldoi    
  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: Trigona meadewaldoi   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cockerell, T. D. A.  
  Publication Date: 1915   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Real Trigona dorsalis Smith Rediscovered (Hym.)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Entomological News and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, vol. 26, no. 1   
  Page(s): 30-32   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Oliveira, FavÝzia Freitas, Dan˙ncia Urban, and Michael S. Engel  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: The identify of the Neotropical stingless bee Frieseomelitta meadewaldoi (Cockerell, 1915) (Hymenoptera, Apidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: ZooKeys, vol. 111   
  Page(s): 19-31   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: DOI:10.3897/zookeys.111.1345   
  Reference for: Trigona meadewaldoi   

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  Comment: The specific epithet was originally hyphenated meade-waldoi, but included here as meadwaldoi per ICZN Article  
    Trigona dorsalis Smith, 1863 (now as Frieseomelitta meadewaldoi (Cockerell, 1915)) is a junior primary homonym of Trigona dorsalis Smith, 1854 (now as Tetragona dorsalis (Smith, 1854) (TSN 764071)). Trigona meadewaldoi Cockerell, 1915 was the replacement name  



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