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Megachile frontalis  (Fabricius, 1804)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 761454

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Megachile lachesis Smith, 1861
    Creightonella frontalis (Fabricius, 1804)
    Megachile megistia Cameron, 1901
    Megachile fuscipennis Friese, 1903
    Megachile alecto Smith, 1861
    Megachile assimilis Friese, 1903
    Anthophora frontalis Fabricius, 1804
    Creightonella lachesis (Smith, 1861)
    Creightonella alecto (Smith, 1861)
    Creightonella megistia (Cameron, 1901)
    Creightonella megista (Cameron, 1901)
    Creightonella fuscipennis (Friese, 1903)
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                                                    GenusMegachile Latreille, 1802  
                                                       SpeciesMegachile frontalis (Fabricius, 1804)  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD   
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Megachile frontalis    
  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: Megachile frontalis   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Australia  



  Comment: Megachile frontalis (Fabricius, 1804) (TSN 761454) is a senior secondary homonym of Megachile frontalis Smith, 1853 (now as Megachile cordata Smith, 1879 (TSN 761279))  



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