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Melecta  Latreille, 1802
Taxonomic Serial No.: 154386

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Melecta candiae Strand, 1915
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             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  
                                           FamilyApidae  – euglossine, euglossines, honey bees, stingless bees  
                                                    GenusMelecta Latreille, 1802  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Melecta aegyptiaca Radoszkowski, 1876  
                                                       Species Melecta albifrons (Forster, 1771)  
                                                       Species Melecta alcestis Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta alexanderi Griswold and Parker, 1999  
                                                       Species Melecta amanda Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta angustilabris Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta ashabadensis Radoszkowski, 1894  
                                                       Species Melecta assimilis Radoszkowski, 1876  
                                                       Species Melecta atripes Morawitz, 1895  
                                                       Species Melecta atroalba (Lieftinck, 1972)  
                                                       Species Melecta baerii (Radoszkowski, 1866)  
                                                       Species Melecta bohartorum Linsley, 1939  
                                                       Species Melecta brevipila Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta canariensis Lieftinck, 1958  
                                                       Species Melecta candida Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta caroli Lieftinck, 1958  
                                                       Species Melecta chalybeia (Lieftinck, 1972)  
                                                       Species Melecta chinensis Cockerell, 1931  
                                                       Species Melecta corpulenta Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Melecta curvispina Lieftinck, 1958  
                                                       Species Melecta diacantha Eversmann, 1852  
                                                       Species Melecta diligens Lieftinck, 1983  
                                                       Species Melecta duodecimmaculata (Rossi, 1790)  
                                                       Species Melecta edwardsii Cresson, 1879  
                                                       Species Melecta emodi Baker, 1997  
                                                       Species Melecta eversmanni Radoszkowski, 1894  
                                                       Species Melecta excelsa Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta festiva Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta fulgida Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta fumipennis Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta funeraria Smith, 1854  
                                                       Species Melecta fuscipennis Morawitz, 1875  
                                                       Species Melecta gracilipes Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta grandis Lepeletier, 1841  
                                                       Species Melecta guichardi Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta guilochei Dusmet y Alonso, 1915  
                                                       Species Melecta honesta Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta italica Radoszkowski, 1876  
                                                       Species Melecta kashmirensis (Nurse, 1903)  
                                                       Species Melecta kuschakewiczi (Radoszkowski, 1891)  
                                                       Species Melecta leucorhyncha Gribodo, 1893  
                                                       Species Melecta luctuosa (Scopoli, 1770)  
                                                       Species Melecta mundula Lieftinck, 1983  
                                                       Species Melecta nivosa Morawitz, 1894  
                                                       Species Melecta obscura Friese, 1895  
                                                       Species Melecta pacifica Cresson, 1879  
                                                       Species Melecta prophanta Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta separata Cresson, 1879  
                                                       Species Melecta sibirica Radoszkowski, 1891  
                                                       Species Melecta sinaitica (Alfken, 1937)  
                                                       Species Melecta solivaga Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta thoracica Cresson, 1875  
                                                       Species Melecta transcaspica Morawitz, 1895  
                                                       Species Melecta tuberculata Lieftinck, 1980  
                                                       Species Melecta turkestanica Radoszkowski, 1894  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Melecta    
  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: Melecta   
  Source: Hymenoptera Name Server version 1.5 19.xii.2007, website (version 1.5)  
  Acquired: 2018   
  Reference for: Melecta   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Melecta   
  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: Melecta   
  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: Melecta   

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