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Megachile melanophaea  Smith, 1853
Taxonomic Serial No.: 761776

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Megachile wootoni Cockerell, 1898
 
    Megachile femorata Provancher, 1882
 
    Megachile pseudolatimanus Strand, 1917
 
    Megachile tuala Strand, 1917
 
    Megachile canadensis Friese, 1903
 
    Megachile wootoni rohweri Cockerell, 1906
 
    Megachile gemula fulvogemula Mitchell, 1935
 
  Common Name(s): Mégachile mélanophée [French]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderHolometabola   
                               OrderHymenoptera  – abelha, formiga, vespa, ants, bees, wasps  
                                  SuborderApocrita  – abeilles, fourmis, guêpes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                     InfraorderAculeata   
                                        SuperfamilyApoidea  – bees, sphecoid wasps, apoid wasps  
                                           FamilyMegachilidae  – leafcutting bees  
                                              SubfamilyMegachilinae   
                                                 TribeMegachilini   
                                                    GenusMegachile Latreille, 1802  
                                                       SpeciesMegachile melanophaea Smith, 1853 – Mégachile mélanophée  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          SubspeciesMegachile melanophaea calogaster Cockerell, 1898  
                                                          SubspeciesMegachile melanophaea melanophaea Smith, 1853  
                                                          SubspeciesMegachile melanophaea rohweri Cockerell, 1906  
                                                          SubspeciesMegachile melanophaea submelanophaea Mitchell, 1935  
                                                          SubspeciesMegachile melanophaea wootoni Cockerell, 1898  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD   
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Megachile melanophaea    
       
  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). http://www.discoverlife.org/mp/20q?guide=Apoidea_species   
  Reference for: Megachile melanophaea   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Provancher, l'Abbé   
  Publication Date: 1882   
  Article/Chapter Title: Faune Canadienne   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Le Naturaliste Canadien, vol. 8, no. 152   
  Page(s): 225-242   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0253-116X   
  Notes: Available at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14857244   
  Reference for: Megachile melanophaea   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Smith, Frederick / Gray, John Edward, ed.   
  Publication Date: 1853   
  Article/Chapter Title: Andrenidae and Apidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogue of Hymenopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum, Part I   
  Page(s): 465   
  Publisher: Taylor and Francis   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: Available at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18380248   
  Reference for: original description   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Alaska, Native  
    Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  
 

 

   

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