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Euaspis polynesia  Vachal, 1903
Taxonomic Serial No.: 755936

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Euaspis smithi Friese, 1904
    Euaspis polyesia Vachal, 1903
    Parevaspis impressus Viereck, 1924
    Stelis abdominalis Smith, 1858
    Parevaspis impressa Viereck, 1924
    Euaspis basalis chinensis (Cockerell, 1930)
    Parevaspis basalis chinensis Cockerell, 1930
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                                           FamilyMegachilidae  – leafcutting bees  
                                                    GenusEuaspis Gerstäcker, 1858  
                                                       SpeciesEuaspis polynesia Vachal, 1903  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Euaspis polynesia    
  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: Euaspis polynesia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Soh, Eunice J. Y., Zestin W. W. Soh, Shao Xiong Chui, and John S. Ascher  
  Publication Date: 2016   
  Article/Chapter Title: The bee tribe Anthidiini in Singapore (Anthophila: Megachilidae: Anthidiini) with notes on the regional fauna   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Nature in Singapore, vol. 9   
  Page(s): 49-62   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 2010-0515   
  Reference for: Euaspis polynesia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Vachal, J.  
  Publication Date: 1903   
  Article/Chapter Title: Note sur Euaspis Gerst. et Ctenoplectra Sm., deux genres d'Hymenopteres mellifera peu ou mal connus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de France, vol. 1903   
  Page(s): 95-100   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Southern Asia  



  Comment: Euaspis polynesia Vachal, 1903 (TSN 755936) was published as a replacement name for Stelis abdominalis Smith, 1858 (now in Euaspis), a junior primary homonym of Euaspis abdominalis (Fabricius, 1793) (TSN 755928)  



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