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Amegilla  Friese, 1897
Taxonomic Serial No.: 634005

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHymenoptera  – abelha, formiga, vespa, ants, bees, wasps  
                                  SuborderApocrita  – abeilles, fourmis, guêpes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyApoidea  – bees, sphecoid wasps, apoid wasps  
                                           FamilyApidae  – euglossine, euglossines, honey bees, stingless bees  
                                                    GenusAmegilla Friese, 1897  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Amegilla acraensis (Fabricius, 1793)  
                                                       Species Amegilla adelaidae (Cockerell, 1905)  
                                                       Species Amegilla advenula (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       Species Amegilla aerizusa (Vachal, 1903)  
                                                       Species Amegilla aeruginosa (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       Species Amegilla africana (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       Species Amegilla albiceps (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       Species Amegilla albiclypeata Leijs, 2020  
                                                       Species Amegilla albigena (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       Species Amegilla albigenella Michener, 1965  
                                                       Species Amegilla albocaudata (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       Species Amegilla alpha (Cockerell, 1904)  
                                                       Species Amegilla amymone (Bingham, 1896)  
                                                       Species Amegilla andresi (Friese, 1914)  
                                                       Species Amegilla andrewsi (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       Species Amegilla anekawarna Engel, 2007  
                                                       Species Amegilla annos (Vachal, 1903)  
                                                       Species Amegilla anomala (Cockerell, 1929)  
                                                       Species Amegilla antimena (Saussure, 1890)  
                                                       Species Amegilla arcana (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       Species Amegilla argophenax Engel, 2007  
                                                       Species Amegilla aspergina (Cockerell, 1933)  
                                                       Species Amegilla asserta (Cockerell, 1926)  
                                                       Species Amegilla atribasis (Cockerell, 1933)  
                                                       Species Amegilla atripes (Friese, 1922)  
                                                       Species Amegilla atrocaerulea (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       Species Amegilla atrocincta (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       Species Amegilla aurantia Leijs, 2020  
                                                       Species Amegilla aurata (Friese, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla batleyi Leijs, 2020  
                                                       Species Amegilla bechuanensis (Cockerell, 1935)  
                                                       Species Amegilla bequaerti (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       Species Amegilla berylae (Rayment, 1947)  
                                                       Species Amegilla binghami (Schulz, 1906)  
                                                       Species Amegilla bombiformis (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       Species Amegilla borneensis (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       Species Amegilla bothai (Friese, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla bouwmani (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       Species Amegilla brookiae (Bingham, 1890)  
                                                       Species Amegilla brooksi Eardley, 1994  
                                                       Species Amegilla bucharica (Gussakovsky, 1935)  
                                                       Species Amegilla buruensis (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla byssina (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       Species Amegilla caelestina (Cockerell, 1919)  
                                                       Species Amegilla caerulea (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       Species Amegilla calceifera (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla calens (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       Species Amegilla calva (Rayment, 1935)  
                                                       Species Amegilla camelorum (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla cana (Walker, 1871)  
                                                       Species Amegilla candida (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       Species Amegilla candidella (Priesner, 1957)  
                                                       Species Amegilla canifronoides Brooks, 1988  
                                                       Species Amegilla canifrons (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       Species Amegilla capensis (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       Species Amegilla capeverdensis Brooks, 1988  
                                                       Species Amegilla centralis (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       Species Amegilla chlorocyanea (Cockerell, 1914)  
                                                       Species Amegilla cincta (Fabricius, 1781)  
                                                       Species Amegilla cinctofemorata (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       Species Amegilla cingulata (Fabricius, 1775)  
                                                       Species Amegilla cingulifera (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       Species Amegilla cinnyris (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       Species Amegilla circulata (Fabricius, 1781)  
                                                       Species Amegilla comberi (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla comorensis Brooks and Pauly, 2001  
                                                       Species Amegilla confusa (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       Species Amegilla crenata Leijs, 2020  
                                                       Species Amegilla crocea (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       Species Amegilla cygni (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       Species Amegilla cymatilis Eardley, 1994  
                                                       Species Amegilla cyrtandrae (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       Species Amegilla dawsoni (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       Species Amegilla deceptrix (Priesner, 1957)  
                                                       Species Amegilla deltoides (Buysson, 1897)  
                                                       Species Amegilla dentiventris (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       Species Amegilla disrupta (Cockerell, 1920)  
                                                       Species Amegilla dizona Engel, 2009  
                                                       Species Amegilla dohertyi (Gribodo, 1894)  
                                                       Species Amegilla dulcifera (Cockerell, 1926)  
                                                       Species Amegilla elegans (Smith, 1859)  
                                                       Species Amegilla elephas (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       Species Amegilla elsei Brooks, 1988  
                                                       Species Amegilla epaphrodita Brooks, 1988  
                                                       Species Amegilla eritrina (Friese, 1915)  
                                                       Species Amegilla expleta (Vachal, 1910)  
                                                       Species Amegilla fallax (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       Species Amegilla farinosa (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       Species Amegilla fasciata (Fabricius, 1775)  
                                                       Species Amegilla feronia (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       Species Amegilla ferrocincta (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       Species Amegilla fimbriata (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       Species Amegilla flammeozonata (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       Species Amegilla flava (Friese, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla florea (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       Species Amegilla froggatti (Cockerell, 1914)  
                                                       Species Amegilla garrula (Rossi, 1790)  
                                                       Species Amegilla gigas (Friese, 1922)  
                                                       Species Amegilla glauca (Alfken, 1926)  
                                                       Species Amegilla glycyrrhizae (Gussakovsky, 1935)  
                                                       Species Amegilla godofredi (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       Species Amegilla grandiceps (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       Species Amegilla griseocincta Leijs, 2020  
                                                       Species Amegilla griseotecta (Cockerell, 1946)  
                                                       Species Amegilla grisescens (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       Species Amegilla gussakovskyi (Popov, 1946)  
                                                       Species Amegilla hackeri (Rayment, 1947)  
                                                       Species Amegilla hainanensis Wu, 2000  
                                                       Species Amegilla hanitschi (Meade-Waldo, 1914)  
                                                       Species Amegilla harttigi (Alfken, 1926)  
                                                       Species Amegilla hastula (Vachal, 1909)  
                                                       Species Amegilla himalajensis (Radoszkowski, 1882)  
                                                       Species Amegilla houstoni Brooks, 1988  
                                                       Species Amegilla hypocyanea (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       Species Amegilla imitata (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       Species Amegilla incana (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       Species Amegilla incognita Leijs, 2020  
                                                       Species Amegilla indistincta Leijs, Batley and Hogendoorn, 2017  
                                                       Species Amegilla insignata Brooks, 1988  
                                                       Species Amegilla insularis (Smith, 1857)  
                                                       Species Amegilla jacobi (Lieftinck, 1944)  
                                                       Species Amegilla kaimosica (Cockerell, 1946)  
                                                       Species Amegilla kalahari Eardley, 1994  
                                                       Species Amegilla karakumensis (Gussakovsky, 1935)  
                                                       Species Amegilla karlba Leijs, Batley and Hogendoorn, 2017  
                                                       Species Amegilla katangensis (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       Species Amegilla korotonensis (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla kuleni Eardley, 1994  
                                                       Species Amegilla langi (Cockerell, 1935)  
                                                       Species Amegilla latizona (Spinola, 1838)  
                                                       Species Amegilla liberica (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       Species Amegilla lieftincki Brooks, 1988  
                                                       Species Amegilla lomamica (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       Species Amegilla lutulenta (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       Species Amegilla luzonica (Cockerell, 1914)  
                                                       Species Amegilla maclachlani (Fedtschenko, 1875)  
                                                       Species Amegilla macroleuca (Cockerell, 1922)  
                                                       Species Amegilla maculicornis (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       Species Amegilla madecassa (Saussure, 1890)  
                                                       Species Amegilla malaccensis (Friese, 1918)  
                                                       Species Amegilla marqueti (Pérez, 1895)  
                                                       Species Amegilla mauritanica (Benoist, 1950)  
                                                       Species Amegilla mcnamarae (Cockerell, 1929)  
                                                       Species Amegilla medicorum (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       Species Amegilla meltonensis (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       Species Amegilla mesopyrrha (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       Species Amegilla michaelis (Cockerell, 1930)  
                                                       Species Amegilla mimadvena (Cockerell, 1916)  
                                                       Species Amegilla mimica (Rayment, 1944)  
                                                       Species Amegilla modestoides Brooks, 1988  
                                                       Species Amegilla mongolica Wu, 1990  
                                                       Species Amegilla montivaga (Fedtschenko, 1875)  
                                                       Species Amegilla mucorea (Klug, 1845)  
                                                       Species Amegilla murrayensis (Rayment, 1935)  
                                                       Species Amegilla natalensis (Friese, 1922)  
                                                       Species Amegilla nigricornis (Morawitz, 1873)  
                                                       Species Amegilla nigritarsis (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       Species Amegilla nigroclypeata (Friese, 1909)  
                                                       Species Amegilla nigropilosa (Friese, 1896)  
                                                       Species Amegilla nila Eardley, 1994  
                                                       Species Amegilla nitidiventris Leijs, 2020  
                                                       Species Amegilla nivea (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       Species Amegilla niveata (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       Species Amegilla niveocincta (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       Species Amegilla nonconforma Brooks, 1988  
                                                       Species Amegilla nubica (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       Species Amegilla obscuriceps (Friese, 1905)  
                                                       Species Amegilla ochroleuca (Pérez, 1879)  
                                                       Species Amegilla omissa (Priesner, 1957)  
                                                       Species Amegilla paeninsulae Leijs, Batley and Hogendoorn, 2017  
                                                       Species Amegilla pagdeni Lieftinck, 1956  
                                                       Species Amegilla paracalva Brooks, 1993  
                                                       Species Amegilla paradoxa Brooks, 1988  
                                                       Species Amegilla parhypate Lieftinck, 1975  
                                                       Species Amegilla pendleburyi (Cockerell, 1929)  
                                                       Species Amegilla penicula Eardley, 1994  
                                                       Species Amegilla potanini (Morawitz, 1890)  
                                                       Species Amegilla preissi (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       Species Amegilla proboscidea Lieftinck, 1956  
                                                       Species Amegilla pseudobomboides (Meade-Waldo, 1914)  
                                                       Species Amegilla pulchra (Smith, 1854)  
                                                       Species Amegilla pulverea (Walker, 1871)  
                                                       Species Amegilla punctata (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       Species Amegilla punctifrons (Walker, 1871)  
                                                       Species Amegilla puttalama (Strand, 1913)  
                                                       Species Amegilla pyramidalis (W. F. Kirby, 1900)  
                                                       Species Amegilla quadrata (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla quadrifasciata (de Villers, 1789)  
                                                       Species Amegilla rapida (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       Species Amegilla regalis (Cockerell, 1946)  
                                                       Species Amegilla rhodoscymna (Cockerell, 1905)  
                                                       Species Amegilla rickae (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       Species Amegilla robinae Brooks, 1988  
                                                       Species Amegilla rufa (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       Species Amegilla rufescens (Friese, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla ruficornis (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       Species Amegilla rufipes (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       Species Amegilla salviae (Morawitz, 1876)  
                                                       Species Amegilla samarensis (Cockerell and LeVeque, 1925)  
                                                       Species Amegilla sapiens (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla savignyi (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       Species Amegilla scoparia Leijs, 2020  
                                                       Species Amegilla scymna (Gribodo, 1893)  
                                                       Species Amegilla semipulverosa (Dours, 1869)  
                                                       Species Amegilla senegalensis (Friese, 1922)  
                                                       Species Amegilla sesquicincta (Erichson, 1842)  
                                                       Species Amegilla sierra Eardley, 1994  
                                                       Species Amegilla simbana (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       Species Amegilla sjoestedti (Friese, 1909)  
                                                       Species Amegilla sordida (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       Species Amegilla sordidula (Rayment, 1931)  
                                                       Species Amegilla spilostoma (Cameron, 1905)  
                                                       Species Amegilla stantoni (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla subcoerulea (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       Species Amegilla subinsularis (Strand, 1910)  
                                                       Species Amegilla subrussata (Cockerell, 1925)  
                                                       Species Amegilla subtorrida (Cockerell, 1946)  
                                                       Species Amegilla sumatrana Lieftinck, 1956  
                                                       Species Amegilla talaris (Pérez, 1895)  
                                                       Species Amegilla terminata (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       Species Amegilla ternatensis (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       Species Amegilla tetrataeniata (Gribodo, 1894)  
                                                       Species Amegilla thorogoodi (Rayment, 1939)  
                                                       Species Amegilla triangulifera (Cockerell, 1933)  
                                                       Species Amegilla tubifera (Cockerell, 1933)  
                                                       Species Amegilla urens (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla vanderysti (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       Species Amegilla vegeta (Bingham, 1896)  
                                                       Species Amegilla velocissima (Fedtschenko, 1875)  
                                                       Species Amegilla velutina (Friese, 1909)  
                                                       Species Amegilla vestitula (Cockerell, 1936)  
                                                       Species Amegilla victoriensis (Rayment, 1951)  
                                                       Species Amegilla vigilans (Smith, 1861)  
                                                       Species Amegilla violacea (Lepeletier, 1841)  
                                                       Species Amegilla viridicingulata Leijs, Batley and Hogendoorn, 2017  
                                                       Species Amegilla vivida (Smith, 1879)  
                                                       Species Amegilla walkeri (Cockerell, 1905)  
                                                       Species Amegilla wallacei (Cockerell, 1907)  
                                                       Species Amegilla whiteheadi (Cockerell, 1910)  
                                                       Species Amegilla xerophila (Cockerell, 1911)  
                                                       Species Amegilla xylocopoides Leijs, 2020  
                                                       Species Amegilla youngi Leijs, 2020  
                                                       Species Amegilla yunnanensis Wu, 1983  
                                                       Species Amegilla zonata (Linnaeus, 1758)  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Amegilla    
  Expert: Michael C. Orr, PhD  
  Notes: Postdoctoral Fellow, Key Laboratory of Zoological Systematics, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing   
  Reference for: Amegilla    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist - Draft-54, website (version Draft-54)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Ascher, J. S. and J. Pickering. 01 February, 2020. Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Anthophila).   
  Reference for: Amegilla   
  Source: Hymenoptera Name Server version 1.5 19.xii.2007, website (version 1.5)  
  Acquired: 2018   
  Reference for: Amegilla   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Michener, Charles D.  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Bees of the World   
  Page(s): xiv + 913   
  Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-6133-0   
  Reference for: Amegilla   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Michener, Charles D.  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Bees of the World, Second Edition   
  Page(s): xvi + 953   
  Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8573-6   
  Reference for: Amegilla   

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