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Macropis steironematis  Robertson, 1891
Taxonomic Serial No.: 655867

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             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, guępes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyApoidea  – bees, sphecoid wasps, apoid wasps  
                                           FamilyMelittidae  – melittid bees, melittids  
                                                    GenusMacropis Panzer, 1809  
                                                       SpeciesMacropis steironematis Robertson, 1891  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          Subspecies Macropis steironematis opaca Michener, 1938  
                                                          Subspecies Macropis steironematis steironematis Robertson, 1891  

  Expert: Denis Michez, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant professor, Department of Zoology, Université de Mons   
  Reference for: Macropis steironematis    
  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Macropis steironematis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist - Draft-49, website (version Draft-49)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Ascher, J. S. and J. Pickering. 20 October, 2017. Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Anthophila).   
  Reference for: Macropis steironematis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Michez, Denis, and Sébastien Patiny  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: World revision of the oil-collecting bee genus Macropis Panzer, 1809 (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Melittidae) with a description of a new species from Laos   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Annales de la Société entomologique de France, n.s., vol. 41, no. 1   
  Page(s): 15-28   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0037-9271   
  Notes: DOI: 10.1080/00379271.2005.10697439   
  Reference for: Macropis steironematis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Roberston, Charles  
  Publication Date: 1891   
  Article/Chapter Title: Descriptions of new species of North American Bees   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Transactions of the American Entomological Society, vol. 18   
  Page(s): 49-66   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  






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