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Distribution path and Subregions of Central Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa
Subregions: Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, São Tomé and Príncipe (São Tomé)
Taxonomy for Apidae (Stingless bees) in Central Africa
Class
Central Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 528 families, 8830 genera, 46588 species
Tree
Subclass
Central Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 521 families, 8798 genera, 46537 species
Tree
Infraclass
Central Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 505 families, 8694 genera, 46078 species
Tree
Superorder
Central Africa
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 331 families, 6955 genera, 40292 species
Tree
Order
Central Africa
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 55 families, 885 genera, 4660 species
Tree
Suborder
Central Africa
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 52 families, 861 genera, 4546 species
Tree
Infraorder
Central Africa
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 23 families, 392 genera, 2795 species
Tree
Superfamily
Central Africa
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 9 families, 102 genera, 675 species
Tree
Group
Central Africa
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 6 families, 62 genera, 501 species
Tree
Family
Central Africa
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) (Stingless bees) - Systematics
 30 genera, 172 species
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Genera308    worldwide
Species10.341    worldwide
Common namesStingless bees, Honey bees, Euglossines, Bumble bees, Cuckoo Bees, Carpenter Bees, Digger Bees, Long-tongued Bees
German namesBienen, Echte Bienen
Dutch namesBijen en hommels, Bijen
Danish namesLangtungebier
Norwegian namesBier og humler
Swedish namesLångtungebin
AuthorLatreille, 1802
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World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesApidae in bie.ala.org.au
Apidae in faunaeur.org
Apidae in itis.gov
Apidae in dyntaxa.se
Apidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Apidae in Central Africa
Species with ANext  
Allodape brachycephala (Michener, 1971)Info
Allodape chapini (Cockerell, 1932)Info
Allodape collaris (Vachal, 1903)Info
Allodape derufata -> Allodape mirabilisInfo
Allodape interrupta (Vachal, 1903)Info
Allodape laeviceps (Strand, 1912)Info
Allodape mea (Strand, 1912)Info
Allodape mirabilis (Schulz, 1906)Info
Allodape nula (Strand, 1912)Info
Amegilla acraensis (Fabricius, 1793)Mining BeeInfo
Amegilla aerizusa (Vachal, 1903)Info
Amegilla africana (Friese, 1905)Info
Amegilla albocaudata (Dours, 1869)Info
Amegilla arcana (Cockerell, 1936)Info
Amegilla atrocincta (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Amegilla calens (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Amegilla cincta (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Amegilla circulata (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Amegilla fallax (Smith, 1879)Info
Amegilla ferrocincta (Cockerell, 1936)Info
Amegilla michaelis (Cockerell, 1930)Info
Amegilla mimadvena (Cockerell, 1916)Info
Amegilla nigroclypeata (Friese, 1909)Info
Amegilla nila (Eardley, 1994)Info
Amegilla nivea (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Amegilla nubica (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Amegilla obscuriceps (Friese, 1905)Info
Amegilla paradoxa (Brooks, 1988)Info
Amegilla terminata (Smith, 1879)Info
Amegilla velutina (Friese, 1909)Info
Amegilla vivida (Smith, 1879)Info
Anthophora armata (Friese, 1905)Info
Anthophora auone (Eardley & Brooks, 1989)Info
Anthophora femorata (Olivier, 1789)Info
Anthophora femorata (Olivier, 1789)Info
Anthophora joetta (Brooks, 1988)Info
Anthophora nubica -> Amegilla nubicaInfo
Anthophora oldi (Meade-waldo, 1914)Info
Apis mellifera (Linnaeus, 1758)Western honey beeSite
Apotrigona nebulata (Smith, 1854)Info
Axestotrigona cameroonensis (Friese, 1900)Info
Axestotrigona erythra (Schletterer, 1891)Info
Axestotrigona ferruginea (Lepeletier, 1836)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Biastes brevicornis (Panzer, 1798)Info
Bombus hypnorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Tree bumblebeeInfo
Bombus insularis -> Bombus hypnorumIndiscriminate cuckoo bumble beeInfo
Bombus rufocinctus (Cresson, 1863)Redbelted bumble beeInfo
Braunsapis albipennis (Friese, 1909)Info
Braunsapis albitarsis (Friese, 1924)Info
Braunsapis angolensis (Cockerell, 1933)Info
Braunsapis aureoscopa (Michener, 1975)Info
Braunsapis bouyssoui (Vachal, 1903)Info
Braunsapis calidula (Cockerell, 1908)Info
Braunsapis debilis (Cockerell, 1934)Info
Braunsapis facialis (Gerstäcker, 1857)Info
Braunsapis foveata (Smith, 1854)Info
Braunsapis gorillarum (Cockerell, 1936)Info
Braunsapis langenburgensis (Strand, 1915)Info
Braunsapis leptozonia (Vachal, 1909)Info
Braunsapis liliputana (Strand, 1915)Info
Braunsapis luapulana (Cockerell, 1936)Info
Braunsapis lyrata (Cockerell, 1935)Info
Braunsapis minutula (Friese, 1914)Info
Braunsapis natalica (Michener, 1970)Info
Braunsapis nautica (Cockerell, 1935)Info
Braunsapis neavei (Vachal, 1910)Info
Braunsapis rhodesi (Cockerell, 1936)Info
Braunsapis rolini (Vachal, 1903)Info
Braunsapis rugosella (Cockerell, 1936)Info
Braunsapis somatotheca (Strand, 1915)Info
Braunsapis vitrea (Vachal, 1903)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Ceratina citriphila (Cockerell, 1935)Info
Ceratina ericia (Vachal, 1903)Info
Ceratina lineola (Vachal, 1903)Info
Ceratina moerenhouti (Vachal, 1903)Info
Ceratina nasalis (Friese, 1905)Info
Ceratina penicillata (Friese, 1905)Info
Ceratina smaragdula (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Ceratina tarsata (Morawitz, 1872)Info
Ceratina viridis -> Ceratina nasalisInfo
Ceratina viridis -> Ceratina nasalisInfo
Cleptotrigona cubiceps (Friese, 1912)Info
Creightonella aculeata ()Info
Creightonella adeloptera ()Info
Creightonella angulata ()Info
Creightonella aurivillii ()Info
Creightonella cognata ()Info
Creightonella discolor ()Info
Creightonella gastracantha ()Info
Creightonella hoplitis ()Info
Creightonella ianthoptera ()Info
Creightonella ikuthaensis ()Info
Creightonella rufa ()Info
Creightonella rufoscopacaea ()Info
Creightonella seewaldi ()Info
Creightonella sternintegra ()Info
Ctenoceratina moerenhouti ()Info
Ctenoceratina penicillata ()Info
Ctenoplectra politula (Cockerell, 1930)Info
Ctenoplectrina politula -> Ctenoplectra politulaInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dactylurina staudingeri (Gribodo, 1893)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hypotrigona araujoi (Michener, 1959)Info
Hypotrigona braunsi ()Info
Hypotrigona gribodoi (Magretti, 1884)Info
Hypotrigona ruspolii (Magretti, 1898)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Liotrigona bottegoi (Magretti, 1895)Info
Liotrigona parvula (Darchen, 1971)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrogalea candida (Smith, 1879)Info
Meliplebeia beccarii (Gribodo, 1879)Info
Melipona alinderi -> Meliplebeia beccariiInfo
Melipona bocandei (Spinola, 1853)Info
Meliponula beccarii -> Meliplebeia beccariiInfo
Meliponula bocandei (Spinola, 1853)Info
Meliponula cameroonensis -> Axestotrigona cameroonensisInfo
Meliponula erythra -> Axestotrigona erythraInfo
Meliponula ferruginea -> Axestotrigona ferrugineaInfo
Meliponula lendliana ()Info
Meliponula nebulata ()Info
Meliponula ogouensis ()Info
Meliponula richardsi (Darchen, 1981)Info
Meliponula roubiki (Eardley, 2005)Info
Meliponula togoensis ()Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pasites appletoni (Cockerell, 1910)Info
Pasites ater -> Biastes brevicornisInfo
Pasites dichrous (Smith, 1854)Info
Pasites friesei (Cockerell, 1910)Info
Pasites humecta -> Pasites humectusInfo
Pasites humectus (Eardley, 1997)Info
Pasites paulyi (Eardley, 1997)Info
Plebeiella lendliana (Friese, 1900)Info
Plebeina denoiti (Friese, 1900)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tetralonia mesotes (Eardley, 1989)Info
Tetralonia penicillata (Friese, 1905)Info
Tetraloniella aurantiflava (Eardley, 1989)Info
Thyreus abyssinicus (Radoszkowski, 1873)Info
Thyreus calceatus (Vachal, 1903)Info
Thyreus hyalinatus (Vachal, 1903)Info
Thyreus interruptus (Vachal, 1903)Info
Thyreus meripes (Vachal, 1903)Info
Thyreus niloticus (Cockerell, 1937)Info
Thyreus pictus (Smith, 1854)Info
Thyreus pretextus (Vachal, 1903)Info
Thyreus tschoffeni (Vachal, 1903)Info
Trigona togoensis ()Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xylocopa africana (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Xylocopa albiceps (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Xylocopa apicalis (Smith, 1854)Info
Xylocopa caffra (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Xylocopa calens (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Xylocopa combusta (Smith, 1854)Info
Xylocopa divisa -> Xylocopa flavicollisInfo
Xylocopa erythrina (Gribodo, 1894)Info
Xylocopa flavicollis (Degeer, 1778)Info
Xylocopa flavorufa (Degeer, 1778)Info
Xylocopa gabonica (Gribodo, 1894)Info
Xylocopa hottentotta (Smith, 1854)Info
Xylocopa imitator (Smith, 1854)Info
Xylocopa inconstans (Smith, 1874)Info
Xylocopa lepeletieri (Enderlein, 1903)Info
Xylocopa lugubris (Gerstäcker, 1857)Info
Xylocopa luteola (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Xylocopa mazarredoi (Dusmet Y Alonso, 1924)Info
Xylocopa mixta (Radoszkowski, 1881)Info
Xylocopa nigrita (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Xylocopa olivacea (Fabricius, 1778)Info
Xylocopa oudemansi -> Xylocopa nigritaInfo
Xylocopa praeusta (Smith, 1854)Info
Xylocopa pubescens (Spinola, 1838)Info
Xylocopa scioensis (Gribodo, 1884)Info
Xylocopa senior (Vachal, 1899)Info
Xylocopa tenuiscapa (Westwood, 1840)Info
Xylocopa torrida (Westwood, 1838)Info
Xylocopa ustulata (Smith, 1854)Info
Xylocopa varipes (Smith, 1854)Info
172 Species in Apidae for Central Africa listed
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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
GroupApiformes
Bees
FamilyApidae
Stingless bees, Honey bees, Euglossines, Bumble bees, Cuckoo Bees, Carpenter Bees, Digger Bees, Long-tongued Bees
AuthorLatreille, 1802
 
Synonyms
Anthophoridae (C. L. Koch, 1846)

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