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White-banded Digger Bee
Amegilla quadrifasciata (De Villers, 1789)


White-banded Digger Bee - Amegilla quadrifasciata
White-banded Digger Bee - Amegilla quadrifasciata
Amegilla quadrifasciata (De Villers, 1789)
Amegilla quadrifasciata (De Villers, 1789)
Photograhed on Mallorca

Amegilla (Amegilla) quadrifasciata
Subspecies1
Common namesWhite-banded Digger Bee
AuthorDe Villers, 1789
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (Germany), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain (Balearic Islands (Majorca)), Portugal)), West Europe (France), Southeast Europe (Bulgaria, Greece, Yugoslavia (Croatia, Macedonia)), East Europe (Ukraine), Central Europe (Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia)
Asia
Far East (East Asia (China, Japan, Mongolia, Korea (South Korea))), South Asia (India, Afghanistan), West Asia (Near East (Turkey, Israel, Egypt, Syria, Iran, Yemen (Socotra)))
Caucasus
Armenia
Russia
Africa
North Africa
Algeria, Tunisia, Macaronesia (Canary Islands), Morocco
Southern Africa
Republic South Africa


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
West Palaearctic


CountriesAfghanistan, Algeria, Armenia, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, India, Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Macedonia, Mongolia, Morocco, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Yemen
Links and ReferencesAmegilla quadrifasciata in faunaeur.org
Amegilla quadrifasciata in itis.gov
Amegilla quadrifasciata in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. White-banded Digger Bee - Amegilla quadrifasciata
2. Amegilla quadrifasciata (De Villers, 1789)
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderHymenoptera
Wasps, Bees, Ants, Sawflies, Ants and wasps
SuborderApocrita
True wasps, Bees, Ants, Narrow-waisted hymenopterans, Parasitic wasps, Wasps
InfraorderAculeata
Stinging wasps
SuperfamilyApoidea
Solitary Bees, Social Bees, Apoid Wasps, Bees, Sphecoid wasps
FamilyApidae
Stingless bees, Honey bees, Euglossines, Bumble bees, Cuckoo Bees, Carpenter Bees, Digger Bees, Long-tongued Bees
SubfamilyApinae
Honey bees, Stingless bees, Orchid bees, Bumble Bees, Long-horned Bees, Digger Bees
TribeAnthophorini
Typical digger bees, Anthophorine Bees
GenusAmegilla
SubgenusAmegilla
Speciesquadrifasciata
Amegilla quadrifasciata
White-banded Digger Bee
AuthorDe Villers, 1789
 
Synonyms
Amegilla maderae
Amegilla mervensis
Anthophora klugi
Anthophora litorana
Anthophora maderae
Anthophora mediterranea
Anthophora mervensis
Anthophora quadrifasciata albescens
Anthophora quadrifasciata tenereffensis
Apis quadrifasciata
 
Subspecies
Amegilla quadrifasciata quadrifasciata
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Keywords
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