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Heriades spiniscutis  (Cameron, 1905)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 756508

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Heriades arcuatus Cockerell, 1946
    Heriades bevisi Cockerell, 1916
    Heriades centralis Benoist, 1931
    Heriades chlorops Cockerell, 1917
    Heriades communis Cockerell, 1931
    Heriades cyclodontus Cockerell, 1946
    Heriades fumipennis Cockerell, 1946
    Heriades globiventris Friese, 1925
    Heriades heterognathus Cockerell, 1946
    Heriades humilis Cockerell, 1937
    Heriades minor Cockerell, 1946
    Heriades perparvus Cockerell, 1946
    Heriades prosopifrons Cockerell, 1946
    Heriades umtalicus Cockerell, 1946
    Heriades zimbabwicus Cockerell, 1946
    Megachile spiniscutis Cameron, 1905
    Eriades scutellatus globiventris Friese, 1925
    Heriades scutellatus globiventris Friese, 1925
  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  
                                                    GenusHeriades Spinola, 1808  
                                                       SpeciesHeriades spiniscutis (Cameron, 1905)  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Heriades spiniscutis    
  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: Heriades spiniscutis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eardley, Connal, and Rosalind Urban  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalogue of Afrotropical bees (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Apiformes)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 2455   
  Page(s): 1-548   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Heriades spiniscutis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Michener, Charles D.  
  Publication Date: 1968   
  Article/Chapter Title: Heriades spinscutis, a Bee that Facultatively Omits Partitions Between Rearing Cells (Hymenoptera, Apoidea)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society, vol. 41, no. 4   
  Page(s): 484-493   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Heriades spiniscutis   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  






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