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Amegilla  Friese, 1897
Taxonomic Serial No.: 634005

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                                                    GenusAmegilla Friese, 1897  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla acraensis (Fabricius, 1793)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla adelaidae (Cockerell, 1905)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla advenula (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla aerizusa (Vachal, 1903)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla aeruginosa (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla africana (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla albiceps (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla albiclypeata Leijs, 2020  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla albigena (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla albigenella Michener, 1965  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla albocaudata (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla alpha (Cockerell, 1904)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla amymone (Bingham, 1896)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla andresi (Friese, 1914)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla andrewsi (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla anekawarna Engel, 2007  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla annos (Vachal, 1903)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla anomala (Cockerell, 1929)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla antimena (Saussure, 1890)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla arcana (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla argophenax Engel, 2007  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla aspergina (Cockerell, 1933)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla asserta (Cockerell, 1926)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla atribasis (Cockerell, 1933)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla atripes (Friese, 1922)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla atrocaerulea (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla atrocincta (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla aurantia Leijs, 2020  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla aurata (Friese, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla batleyi Leijs, 2020  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla bechuanensis (Cockerell, 1935)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla bequaerti (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla berylae (Rayment, 1947)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla binghami (Schulz, 1906)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla bombiformis (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla borneensis (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla bothai (Friese, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla bouwmani (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla brookiae (Bingham, 1890)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla brooksi Eardley, 1994  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla bucharica (Gussakovsky, 1935)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla buruensis (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla byssina (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla caelestina (Cockerell, 1919)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla caerulea (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla calceifera (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla calens (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla calva (Rayment, 1935)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla camelorum (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla cana (Walker, 1871)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla candida (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla candidella (Priesner, 1957)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla canifronoides Brooks, 1988  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla canifrons (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla capensis (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla capeverdensis Brooks, 1988  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla centralis (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla chlorocyanea (Cockerell, 1914)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla cincta (Fabricius, 1781)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla cinctofemorata (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla cingulata (Fabricius, 1775)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla cingulifera (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla cinnyris (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla circulata (Fabricius, 1781)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla comberi (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla comorensis Brooks and Pauly, 2001  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla confusa (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla crenata Leijs, 2020  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla crocea (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla cygni (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla cymatilis Eardley, 1994  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla cyrtandrae (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla dawsoni (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla deceptrix (Priesner, 1957)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla deltoides (Buysson, 1897)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla dentiventris (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla disrupta (Cockerell, 1920)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla dizona Engel, 2009  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla dohertyi (Gribodo, 1894)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla dulcifera (Cockerell, 1926)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla elegans (Smith, 1859)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla elephas (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla elsei Brooks, 1988  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla epaphrodita Brooks, 1988  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla eritrina (Friese, 1915)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla expleta (Vachal, 1910)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla fallax (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla farinosa (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla fasciata (Fabricius, 1775)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla feronia (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla ferrocincta (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla fimbriata (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla flammeozonata (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla flava (Friese, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla florea (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla froggatti (Cockerell, 1914)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla garrula (Rossi, 1790)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla gigas (Friese, 1922)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla glauca (Alfken, 1926)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla glycyrrhizae (Gussakovsky, 1935)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla godofredi (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla grandiceps (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla griseocincta Leijs, 2020  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla griseotecta (Cockerell, 1946)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla grisescens (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla gussakovskyi (Popov, 1946)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla hackeri (Rayment, 1947)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla hainanensis Wu, 2000  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla hanitschi (Meade-Waldo, 1914)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla harttigi (Alfken, 1926)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla hastula (Vachal, 1909)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla himalajensis (Radoszkowski, 1882)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla houstoni Brooks, 1988  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla hypocyanea (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla imitata (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla incana (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla incognita Leijs, 2020  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla indistincta Leijs, Batley and Hogendoorn, 2017  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla insignata Brooks, 1988  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla insularis (Smith, 1857)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla jacobi (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla kaimosica (Cockerell, 1946)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla kalahari Eardley, 1994  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla karakumensis (Gussakovsky, 1935)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla karlba Leijs, Batley and Hogendoorn, 2017  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla katangensis (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla korotonensis (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla kuleni Eardley, 1994  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla langi (Cockerell, 1935)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla latizona (Spinola, 1838)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla liberica (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla lieftincki Brooks, 1988  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla lomamica (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla lutulenta (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla luzonica (Cockerell, 1914)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla maclachlani (Fedtschenko, 1875)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla macroleuca (Cockerell, 1922)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla maculicornis (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla madecassa (Saussure, 1890)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla malaccensis (Friese, 1918)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla marqueti (Pérez, 1895)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla mauritanica (Benoist, 1950)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla mcnamarae (Cockerell, 1929)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla medicorum (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla meltonensis (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla mesopyrrha (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla michaelis (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla mimadvena (Cockerell, 1916)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla mimica (Rayment, 1944)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla modestoides Brooks, 1988  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla mongolica Wu, 1990  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla montivaga (Fedtschenko, 1875)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla mucorea (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla murrayensis (Rayment, 1935)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla natalensis (Friese, 1922)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla nigricornis (Morawitz, 1873)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla nigritarsis (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla nigroclypeata (Friese, 1909)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla nigropilosa (Friese, 1896)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla nila Eardley, 1994  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla nitidiventris Leijs, 2020  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla nivea (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla niveata (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla niveocincta (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla nonconforma Brooks, 1988  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla nubica (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla obscuriceps (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla ochroleuca (Pérez, 1879)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla omissa (Priesner, 1957)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla paeninsulae Leijs, Batley and Hogendoorn, 2017  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla pagdeni Lieftinck, 1956  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla paracalva Brooks, 1993  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla paradoxa Brooks, 1988  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla parhypate Lieftinck, 1975  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla pendleburyi (Cockerell, 1929)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla penicula Eardley, 1994  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla potanini (Morawitz, 1890)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla preissi (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla proboscidea Lieftinck, 1956  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla pseudobomboides (Meade-Waldo, 1914)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla pulchra (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla pulverea (Walker, 1871)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla punctata (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla punctifrons (Walker, 1871)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla puttalama (Strand, 1913)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla pyramidalis (W. F. Kirby, 1900)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla quadrata (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla quadrifasciata (de Villers, 1789)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla rapida (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla regalis (Cockerell, 1946)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla rhodoscymna (Cockerell, 1905)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla rickae (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla robinae Brooks, 1988  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla rufa (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla rufescens (Friese, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla ruficornis (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla rufipes (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla salviae (Morawitz, 1876)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla samarensis (Cockerell and LeVeque, 1925)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla sapiens (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla savignyi (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla scoparia Leijs, 2020  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla scymna (Gribodo, 1893)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla semipulverosa (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla senegalensis (Friese, 1922)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla sesquicincta (Erichson, 1842)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla sierra Eardley, 1994  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla simbana (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla sjoestedti (Friese, 1909)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla sordida (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla sordidula (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla spilostoma (Cameron, 1905)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla stantoni (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla subcoerulea (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla subinsularis (Strand, 1910)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla subrussata (Cockerell, 1925)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla subtorrida (Cockerell, 1946)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla sumatrana Lieftinck, 1956  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla talaris (Pérez, 1895)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla terminata (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla ternatensis (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla tetrataeniata (Gribodo, 1894)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla thorogoodi (Rayment, 1939)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla triangulifera (Cockerell, 1933)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla tubifera (Cockerell, 1933)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla urens (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla vanderysti (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla vegeta (Bingham, 1896)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla velocissima (Fedtschenko, 1875)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla velutina (Friese, 1909)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla vestitula (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla victoriensis (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla vigilans (Smith, 1861)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla violacea (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla viridicingulata Leijs, Batley and Hogendoorn, 2017  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla vivida (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla walkeri (Cockerell, 1905)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla wallacei (Cockerell, 1907)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla whiteheadi (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla xerophila (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla xylocopoides Leijs, 2020  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla youngi Leijs, 2020  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla yunnanensis Wu, 1983  
                                                       SpeciesAmegilla zonata (Linnaeus, 1758)  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD   
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Amegilla    
  Expert: Michael C. Orr, PhD   
  Notes: Postdoctoral Fellow, Key Laboratory of Zoological Systematics, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing   
  Reference for: Amegilla    
  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: Amegilla   
  Source: Hymenoptera Name Server version 1.5 19.xii.2007, website (version 1.5)  
  Acquired: 2018   
  Reference for: Amegilla   
  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: Amegilla   
  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: Amegilla   

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