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Stelis  Panzer, 1806
Taxonomic Serial No.: 154373

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Melanostelis Ashmead, 1899
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2021   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             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, guêpes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyApoidea  – bees, sphecoid wasps, apoid wasps  
                                           FamilyMegachilidae  – leafcutting bees  
                                                    GenusStelis Panzer, 1806  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Stelis aculeata Morawitz, 1880  
                                                       Species Stelis acutiventris Linsley, 1939  
                                                       Species Stelis aegyptiaca (Radoszkowski, 1876)  
                                                       Species Stelis alta Parker and Griswold, 2013  
                                                       Species Stelis anasazi Parker and Griswold, 2013  
                                                       Species Stelis annulata (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       Species Stelis anthidioides Timberlake, 1941  
                                                       Species Stelis anthocopae Parker and Griswold, 2013  
                                                       Species Stelis anthracina Timberlake, 1941  
                                                       Species Stelis ashmeadiellae Timberlake, 1941  
                                                       Species Stelis ater Mitchell, 1962  
                                                       Species Stelis australis Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Stelis bengala Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Stelis breviuscula (Nylander, 1848) – Small Dark-bee 
                                                       Species Stelis broemelingi Parker and Griswold, 2013  
                                                       Species Stelis calliphorina (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Stelis callura Cockerell, 1925  
                                                       Species Stelis carnifex Cockerell, 1911  
                                                       Species Stelis chlorocyanea (Cockerell, 1925)  
                                                       Species Stelis coarctatus Crawford, 1916  
                                                       Species Stelis cockerelli (Hicks, 1933)  
                                                       Species Stelis costalis Cresson, 1872  
                                                       Species Stelis costaricensis Friese, 1921  
                                                       Species Stelis crassiceps Cockerell, 1926  
                                                       Species Stelis cusackae (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       Species Stelis denticulata Friese, 1899  
                                                       Species Stelis depressa Timberlake, 1941  
                                                       Species Stelis diversicolor Crawford, 1916  
                                                       Species Stelis elegans Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Stelis elongativentris Parker, 1987  
                                                       Species Stelis foederalis Smith, 1854  
                                                       Species Stelis fragariella (Cockerell, 1925)  
                                                       Species Stelis franciscana (Cockerell, 1925)  
                                                       Species Stelis franconica Blüthgen, 1930  
                                                       Species Stelis fremonti Cockerell, 1925  
                                                       Species Stelis gigantea Friese, 1921  
                                                       Species Stelis grossa (Mitchell, 1962)  
                                                       Species Stelis hemirhoda Linsley, 1939  
                                                       Species Stelis herberti (Cockerell, 1916)  
                                                       Species Stelis hispanica Dusmet y Alonso, 1921  
                                                       Species Stelis holocyanea (Cockerell, 1925)  
                                                       Species Stelis hungarica Noskiewicz, 1962  
                                                       Species Stelis hurdi (Thorp, 1966)  
                                                       Species Stelis idahoensis Swenk, 1914  
                                                       Species Stelis imperialis Parker and Griswold, 2013  
                                                       Species Stelis interrupta Cresson, 1879  
                                                       Species Stelis iugae Noskiewicz, 1962  
                                                       Species Stelis joanae Parker and Griswold, 2013  
                                                       Species Stelis labiata (Provancher, 1888)  
                                                       Species Stelis lamelliterga Parker and Griswold, 2013  
                                                       Species Stelis lateralis Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Stelis laticincta Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Stelis laverna Baker, 1999  
                                                       Species Stelis leucotricha (Cockerell, 1925)  
                                                       Species Stelis linsleyi Timberlake, 1941  
                                                       Species Stelis louisae Cockerell, 1911  
                                                       Species Stelis maculata (Provancher, 1888)  
                                                       Species Stelis malaccensis (Friese, 1914)  
                                                       Species Stelis manni Crawford, 1918  
                                                       Species Stelis maroccana Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Stelis melanotricha (Cockerell, 1925)  
                                                       Species Stelis melanura Cockerell, 1924  
                                                       Species Stelis micheneri Linsley, 1939  
                                                       Species Stelis minima Schenck, 1861  
                                                       Species Stelis minuta Lepeletier and Audinet-Serville, 1825  
                                                       Species Stelis modesta Alfken, 1931  
                                                       Species Stelis montana Cresson, 1864  
                                                       Species Stelis monticola Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Stelis murina Pérez, 1883  
                                                       Species Stelis nasuta (Latreille, 1809) – Rotfleckige Düsterbiene 
                                                       Species Stelis nigrita (Fabricius, 1775)  
                                                       Species Stelis nigriventris Timberlake, 1941  
                                                       Species Stelis nitida Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Stelis nitidula (Cockerell, 1925)  
                                                       Species Stelis nyssonoides (Brues, 1903)  
                                                       Species Stelis occidentalis Parker and Griswold, 2013  
                                                       Species Stelis odontopyga Noskiewicz, 1926  
                                                       Species Stelis orientalis Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Stelis ornatula (Klug, 1807) – Spotted Dark-bee 
                                                       Species Stelis ortizi M. Schwarz and Gusenleitner, 2010  
                                                       Species Stelis paiute Parker and Griswold, 2013  
                                                       Species Stelis palmarum Timberlake, 1941  
                                                       Species Stelis pardita (Parker and Griswold, 1993)  
                                                       Species Stelis pavonina (Cockerell, 1908)  
                                                       Species Stelis pentelica Mavromoustakis, 1963  
                                                       Species Stelis permaculata Cockerell, 1898  
                                                       Species Stelis perpulchra Crawford, 1916  
                                                       Species Stelis phaeoptera (Kirby, 1802) – Plain Dark-bee 
                                                       Species Stelis pulchra Crawford, 1902  
                                                       Species Stelis punctulatissima (Kirby, 1802) – Banded Dark-bee, Düsterbiene 
                                                       Species Stelis rhodia Mavromoustakis, 1960  
                                                       Species Stelis ricardonis (Cockerell, 1912)  
                                                       Species Stelis robertsoni Timberlake, 1941  
                                                       Species Stelis rozeni Griswold and Parker, 2003  
                                                       Species Stelis rubi Cockerell, 1898  
                                                       Species Stelis rudbeckiarum Cockerell, 1904  
                                                       Species Stelis ruficornis Morawitz, 1871  
                                                       Species Stelis saxicola Warncke, 1992  
                                                       Species Stelis scutellaris Morawitz, 1894  
                                                       Species Stelis semenovi Popov, 1933  
                                                       Species Stelis semirubra Timberlake, 1941  
                                                       Species Stelis seneciophila Cockerell, 1908  
                                                       Species Stelis sexmaculata Ashmead, 1896  
                                                       Species Stelis shoshone Parker and Griswold, 2013  
                                                       Species Stelis signata (Latreille, 1809)  
                                                       Species Stelis simillima Morawitz, 1876  
                                                       Species Stelis strandi Popov, 1935  
                                                       Species Stelis subcaerulea Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Stelis subemarginata Cresson, 1878  
                                                       Species Stelis subglauca (Cockerell, 1925)  
                                                       Species Stelis texana (Thorp, 1966)  
                                                       Species Stelis trichopyga Timberlake, 1941  
                                                       Species Stelis tuberculata Cockerell, 1919  
                                                       Species Stelis vallenata Gonzalez, Ascher and Engel, 2012  
                                                       Species Stelis verticalis Wu, 1992  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Stelis    
  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: Stelis   
  Source: Hymenoptera Name Server version 0.03 4.x.2002, website (version 0.03)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Stelis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Stelis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Michener, Charles D.  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Bees of the World   
  Page(s): xiv + 913   
  Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-6133-0   
  Reference for: Stelis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Michener, Charles D.  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Bees of the World, Second Edition   
  Page(s): xvi + 953   
  Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8573-6   
  Reference for: Stelis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Panzer, Georg Wolfg. Franz  
  Publication Date: 1806   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Kritische Revision der Insektenfaune Deutschlands, vol. 2   
  Page(s): 271   
  Publisher: Nürnberg, in der Felfseckerschen Buchhandlung   
  Publication Place: Germany   
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Apparently a 'parahomonym' of (different kingdom, same name as) vascular plant genus Stelis Sw. (TSN 43773)  



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