buscar esse táxon em outros sistemas Trigona ferricauda Cockerell, 1917

Trigona ferricauda Cockerell, T. D. A (1917). New social bees. Psyche 24: 120-128 [127] .
Type data: holotype USNM <F> workers.
Type locality: Porto Bello, Panama, 18.IV.1912, A. Busck.


Neotropical Region: Colombia (Chocó, Valle del Cauca); Costa Rica (Cartago, Heredia, Limón); Ecuador (Cañar, Chimborazo); Panama (Bocas del Toro, Chiriquí, Coclé, Colón); Panama Canal Zone


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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 Accessed Jun/19/2019

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