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Megachile algira  Radoszkowski, 1874
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1160503

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Megachile opposita Smith, 1853
  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 algira    
  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 algira   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Radoschzkowsky, O.  
  Publication Date: 1874   
  Article/Chapter Title: Supplément Indispensable à l'article publié par M. Gerstaecker, en 1869, Sur Querques Genres D'Hyménoptères   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin de la Société Impériale des Naturalistes de Moscou, vol. 48, no. 1   
  Page(s): 132-164   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  



  Comment: Megachile algira Radoszkowski, 1874 (now as Megachile opposita Smith, 1853 (TSN 761912)) is a senior primary homonym of Megachile lagopoda algira Friese, 1898 (now as Megachile lagopoda (Linnaeus, 1761) (TSN 761668))  



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