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Frieseomelitta  Ihering, 1912
Taxonomic Serial No.: 763684

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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  
             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, guępes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyApoidea  – bees, sphecoid wasps, apoid wasps  
                                           FamilyApidae  – euglossine, euglossines, honey bees, stingless bees  
                                                    GenusFrieseomelitta Ihering, 1912  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta dispar (Moure, 1950)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta doederleini (Friese, 1900)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta flavicornis (Fabricius, 1798)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta francoi (Moure, 1946)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta languida Moure, 1989  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta lehmanni (Friese, 1901)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta longipes (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta meadewaldoi (Cockerell, 1915)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta nigra (Cresson, 1879)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta paranigra (Schwarz, 1940)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta paupera (Provancher, 1888)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta portoi (Friese, 1900)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta silvestrii (Friese, 1902)  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta trichocerata Moure, 1990  
                                                       Species Frieseomelitta varia (Lepeletier, 1836)  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Frieseomelitta    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalogue of Bees (Hymenoptera, Apoidea) in the Neotropical..., website (version 03July2012)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Moure, J. S., Urban, D., and G. A. R. Melo (Orgs). Catalogue of Bees (Hymenoptera, Apoidea) in the Neotropical Region. Available online at   
  Reference for: Frieseomelitta   
  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: Frieseomelitta   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Camargo, J. M. F., and Pedro, S. R. M. / Moure, J. S., D. Urban, and G. A. R. Melo, (Orgs.)  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Meliponini Lepeletier, 1836   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogue of Bees (Hymenoptera, Apoidea) in the Neotropical Region   
  Page(s): 272-578   
  Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Entomologia   
  Publication Place: Curitiba, Brazil   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9788585729080   
  Reference for: Frieseomelitta   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ihering, Hermann von  
  Publication Date: 1912   
  Article/Chapter Title: Zur Biologie der brasilianischen Meliponiden   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Insektenbiologie, vol. 8, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-5   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: original description   

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