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Tetralonia  Spinola, 1838
Taxonomic Serial No.: 634347

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  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  
    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  
                                           FamilyApidae  – euglossine, euglossines, honey bees, stingless bees  
                                                 TribeEucerini  – Long-horned Bees  
                                                       GenusTetralonia Spinola, 1838  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          Species Tetralonia boharti (Eardley, 1989)  
                                                          Species Tetralonia caelebs Dours, 1873  
                                                          Species Tetralonia caudata Friese, 1905  
                                                          Species Tetralonia cinctula Cockerell, 1936  
                                                          Species Tetralonia claripennis Cameron, 1909  
                                                          Species Tetralonia coangustata Dours, 1873  
                                                          Species Tetralonia commixtana Strand, 1913  
                                                          Species Tetralonia costaricensis Friese, 1917  
                                                          Species Tetralonia fraterna Friese, 1911  
                                                          Species Tetralonia fumida (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                          Species Tetralonia gossypii Cockerell, 1931  
                                                          Species Tetralonia himalayensis Binham, 1897  
                                                          Species Tetralonia invaria Walker, 1871  
                                                          Species Tetralonia krishna Dover, 1925  
                                                          Species Tetralonia labrosa Friese, 1911  
                                                          Species Tetralonia lorenzicola Strand, 1910  
                                                          Species Tetralonia luteipes Friese, 1908  
                                                          Species Tetralonia macroceps Engel and Baker, 2006  
                                                          Species Tetralonia macrognatha (Gerstäcker, 1870)  
                                                          Species Tetralonia malvae (Rossi, 1790)  
                                                          Species Tetralonia mesotes (Eardley, 1989)  
                                                          Species Tetralonia nigropilosa Friese, 1911  
                                                          Species Tetralonia obscuriceps Friese, 1916  
                                                          Species Tetralonia obscuripes Friese, 1905  
                                                          Species Tetralonia paulyi (Eardley, 1989)  
                                                          Species Tetralonia penicillata (Friese, 1905)  
                                                          Species Tetralonia pitarakha Dover, 1925  
                                                          Species Tetralonia planiventris Friese, 1917  
                                                          Species Tetralonia pruinosa Cameron, 1909  
                                                          Species Tetralonia punctilabris Cameron, 1909  
                                                          Species Tetralonia punjaubensis Cameron, 1909  
                                                          Species Tetralonia ruficollis (Friese, 1911)  
                                                          Species Tetralonia rufolineata Cameron, 1909  
                                                          Species Tetralonia testaceitarsis Cameron, 1909  
                                                          Species Tetralonia trichardti Cockerell, 1933  
                                                          Species Tetralonia vetusta Walker, 1871  
                                                          Species Tetralonia wickwari (Bingham, 1908)  
                                                        GenusTetralonia Spinola, 1838 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                                                          Species Tetralonia testacea Smith, 1854  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Tetralonia    
  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: Tetralonia   
  Source: Hymenoptera Name Server version 1.5 19.xii.2007, website (version 1.5)  
  Acquired: 2018   
  Reference for: Tetralonia   
  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: Tetralonia   
  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: Tetralonia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Spinola, Waltl A. Maximilien  
  Publication Date: 1838   
  Article/Chapter Title: Des Hyménoptères Recueillis par M. Fischer Pendant son Voyage en Égypte, et Communiqués par M. le Docteur Waltl A Maximilien Spinola   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Annales de la Société Entomologique, vol. 7   
  Page(s): 437-546   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: The original description of Tetralonia Spinola (and multiple species) is variously dated to 1839 or 1838. Index Animalium indicates "post Jan., 1839" for Tetralonia, T. basizona (now valid in Eucera), T. grohmanni (a nomen dubium?), Eucera thoracica etc  



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