APIDAE ›› Apinae ›› Meliponini ›› Scaura

buscar esse táxon em outros sistemas Scaura longula (Lepeletier, 1836)
Common Names: "ramichi-negra-grande", "jataí-preta", "mehnô-rã-tyk"
Melipona longula Lepeletier, A. L. M. (1836). Histoire Naturelle des Insectes- Hyménoptères. Paris: Roret Vol. 1 1-547 pp. [434] .
Type data: holotype MNHP <F> worker.according to Moure's personal notes, one type specimen.
Type locality: Brazil [São Paulo].

Remarks

More than one species included

Distribution

Neotropical Region: Bolivia (El Beni); Brazil (Amapá, Amazonas, Bahia, Goiás, Maranhão, Mato Grosso, Minas Gerais, Pará, São Paulo); Colombia (Cundinamarca, Meta); Peru (Junín, Loreto, Pasco, San Martín); Suriname

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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/25/2020

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