buscar esse táxon em outros sistemas Plectoplebeia Melo, 2016

Plectoplebeia Melo, G. A. R. (2016). Plectoplebeia, a new Neotropical genus of stingless bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae). Rev. Bras. Zool. 33 (1): 1-8 [2] .
Type species: Trigona nigrifacies Friese, 1900 ( = Plectoplebeia nigrifacies Melo) by original designation.


It is possible that Plectoplebeia represents a derived branch within Plebeia s.str. and not a separate lineage as originally proposed.


Neotropical Region: Bolivia (Cochabamba), Peru (Cuzco)

How to cite this page
J. M. F. Camargo, S. R. M. Pedro & G. A. R. Melo, 2023. 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 May/20/2024

Online since: 23 Jul 2008
Last update : 17 Jul 2023

APIDAE ›› Apinae ›› Meliponini

Available Species

  • Plectoplebeia nigrifacies (Friese, 1900)