buscar esse táxon em outros sistemas Megommation Moure, 1943

Megommation Moure, J. S. (1943). Notas sôbre abelhas da coleção Zikán (Hym. Apoidea). Rev. Entomol. (Rio J.) 14 (3): 447-484 [479] .
Type species: Halictus insignis Smith, 1853 by monotypy.


Neotropical Region: Argentina (Misiones); Brazil (Espírito Santo, Pará, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina); Paraguay (Alto Paraná)


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How to cite this page
J. S. Moure, 2012. Augochlorini Beebe, 1925. In Moure, J. S., Urban, D. & Melo, G. A. R. (Orgs). Catalogue of Bees (Hymenoptera, Apoidea) in the Neotropical Region - online version. Available at Accessed May/06/2021

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