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Lestrimelitta Friese, H. (1903). Neue Meliponiden II. (Hym.). Z. Syst. Hymenopterol. Dipterol. 3: 359-361 [361] (first introduced as a subgenus of Trigona Jurine, 1807) .
Type species: Trigona limao Smith, 1863 by monotypy.

Distribution

Nearctic Region: Mexico (Chiapas, Guerrero, Jalisco, Nayarit, Quintana Roo, San Luis Potosí, Veracruz-Llave, Yucatán); Neotropical Region: Argentina (Chaco, Salta, Santa Fé); Bolivia (El Beni); Brazil (Acre, Amapá, Amazonas, Bahia, Ceará, Distrito Federal, Espírito Santo, Goiás, Maranhão, Mato Grosso, Minas Gerais, Paraná, Pará, Piauí, Rio Grande do Sul, Rio de Janeiro, Rondônia, Roraima, Santa Catarina, São Paulo, Tocantins); Colombia (Caquetá, Huila, Meta, Tolima); Costa Rica (Cartago, San José); Ecuador (Napo, Pastaza); French Guiana (Kourou); Guyana (Barima-Waini); Panama (Chiriquí, Panamá); Paraguay (Alto Paraná); Peru (San Martín); Trinidad and Tobago; Venezuela (Monagas)

References

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How to cite this page
J. M. F. Camargo & S. R. M. Pedro, 2013. Meliponini Lepeletier, 1836. In Moure, J. S., Urban, D. & Melo, G. A. R. (Orgs). Catalogue of Bees (Hymenoptera, Apoidea) in the Neotropical Region - online version. Available at http://www.moure.cria.org.br/catalogue. Accessed Oct/21/2020

Online since: 23 Jul 2008
Last update : 17 Jun 2013

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