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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Apidae (Stingless bees) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7391 genera, 29369 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 54 families, 680 genera, 2313 species
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 45 families, 616 genera, 2167 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 18 families, 222 genera, 1297 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 9 families, 76 genera, 650 species
Tree
Group
Japan
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 6 families, 39 genera, 502 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) (Stingless bees) - Systematics
 16 genera, 181 species
Site
Tree
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Genera308    worldwide
Species10.340    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
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Neotropical


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
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 Japan
Species with ANext  
Amegilla cingulata (Fabricius, 1775)Blue banded beeInfo
Amegilla dulcifera (Cockerell, 1926)Info
Amegilla dulcifera subflavescens ()Info
Amegilla florea (Smith, 1879)Info
Amegilla quadrifasciata (De Villers, 1789)White-banded Digger BeeSite
Amegilla zonata (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Anthophora acervorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Anthophora blanda (Perez, 1895)Info
Anthophora blanda (Perez, 1895)Info
Anthophora florea -> Amegilla floreaInfo
Anthophora plumipes (Pallas, 1772)Hairy-Footed Flower BeeInfo
Anthophora quadrifasciata (Villers, 1789)Info
Anthophora spinipes -> Anthophora blandaInfo
Anthophora terminalis (Cresson, 1869)Info
Anthophora villosula -> Colletes hederaeInfo
Apis cerana (Fabricius, 1793)Asian honey beeInfo
Apis cerana japonica (Radoszkowski, 1887)Japanese Honey BeeInfo
Apis lithohermaea (Engel, 2006)Info
Apis mellifera (Linnaeus, 1758)Western honey beeSite
Apis zonata -> Amegilla zonataInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bombus agrorum -> Bombus pascuorumInfo
Bombus ardens (Smith, 1879)Info
Bombus ardens ardens (Smith, 1879)Info
Bombus auricomus (Robertson, 1903)Black and gold bumble beeInfo
Bombus beaticola (Tkalcu, 1968)Info
Bombus biroi (Vogt, 1911)Info
Bombus consobrinus (Dahlbom, 1832)Info
Bombus deuteronymus (Schulz, 1906)Info
Bombus diversus ()Info
Bombus diversus diversus (Smith, 1869)Info
Bombus eximius (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus festivus (Smith, 1861)Info
Bombus flavescens (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus honshuensis (Tkalcu, 1968)Info
Bombus hypnorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Tree bumblebeeInfo
Bombus hypocrita (Perez, 1905)Info
Bombus hypocrita hypocrita (Perez, 1905)Info
Bombus ignitus (Smith, 1869)Info
Bombus keriensis (Morawitz, 1887)Info
Bombus lapidarius (Linnaeus, 1758)Red-tailed bumblebeeSite
Bombus longipennis (Friese, 1918)Info
Bombus nevadensis -> Bombus auricomusNevada bumble beeInfo
Bombus norvegicus (Sparre-schneider, 1918)Info
Bombus occidentalis -> Bombus terricolaWestern bumble beeInfo
Bombus pascuorum (Scopoli, 1763)Common carder beeSite
Bombus pascuorum (Scopoli, 1763)Site
Bombus pascuorum (Vogt, 1909)Site
Bombus pseudobaicalensis (Vogt, 1911)Info
Bombus pyrosoma (Morawitz, 1890)Info
Bombus schrencki (Morawitz, 1881)Info
Bombus soroeensis (Fabricius, 1776)Broken-belted bumblebeeInfo
Bombus terrestris -> Bombus longipennisLarge earth bumblebeeSite
Bombus terricola (Kirby, 1837)Yellowbanded bumble beeInfo
Bombus tricornis (Radoszkowski, 1888)Info
Bombus ussurensis (Radoszkowski, 1877)Info
Bombus veteranus (Fabricius, 1793)Site
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Ceratina boninensis (Yasumatsu, 1955)Info
Ceratina cyanea (Kirby, 1802)Blue carpenter beeInfo
Ceratina esakii (Yasumatsu & Hirashima, 1969)Info
Ceratina flavipes (Smith, 1879)Info
Ceratina hieroglyphica -> Ceratina japonicaInfo
Ceratina iwatai (Yasumatsu, 1936)Info
Ceratina japonica (Cockerell, 1911)Info
Ceratina megastigmata (Yasumatsu & Hirashima, 1969)Info
Ceratina okinawana (Matsumura & Uchida, 1926)Info
Ceratina satoi (Yasumatsu, 1936)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elaphropoda bembidion (Lieftinck, 1966)Info
Epeolus japonicus (Bischoff, 1930)Info
Epeolus melectiformis (Yasumatsu, 1938)Info
Eucera chinensis (Smith, 1854)Info
Eucera floralia (Smith, 1854)Info
Eucera nipponensis (Perez, 1911)Info
Eucera okinawae (Friese, 1909)Info
Eucera sociabilis (Smith, 1873)Info
Eucera spurcatipes (Perez, 1911)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nomada abtana (Tshuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada alboguttata (Herrich-schäffer, 1839)Info
Nomada amamiensis (Hirashima, 1960)Info
Nomada amurensis (Radoszkowski, 1876)Info
Nomada arasiana (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada asozuana (Tsuneki, 1975)Info
Nomada aswensis (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada babai (Tsuneki, 1986)Info
Nomada biroi (Friese, 1909)Info
Nomada calloptera (Cockerell, 1918)Info
Nomada comparata (Cockerell, 1911)Info
Nomada dahli (Friese, 1912)Info
Nomada diervillae -> Nomada silvicolaInfo
Nomada ecarinata (Morawitz, 1888)Info
Nomada erythra (Mitai, Hirashima & Tadauchi, 2007)Info
Nomada esakii -> Nomada amurensisInfo
Nomada esana (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada fervens (Smith, 1873)Info
Nomada flavoguttata (Kirby, 1802)Small NomadInfo
Nomada floricola -> Nomada panzeriInfo
Nomada fukuiana (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada fulvicornis (Fabricius, 1793)Yellow-Horned NomadInfo
Nomada fusca (Schwarz, 1986)Info
Nomada galloisi (Yasumatsu & Hirashima, 1953)Info
Nomada ginran (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada guttulata (Schenck, 1861)Info
Nomada hackoda (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada hakodatensis -> Nomada hackodaInfo
Nomada hakonensis (Cockerell, 1911)Info
Nomada hakusana (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada hanedai -> Nomada hackodaInfo
Nomada harimensis (Cockerell, 1914)Info
Nomada hiackogawa -> Nomada fervensInfo
Nomada icazti (Tsuneki, 1976)Info
Nomada issikii (Yasumatsu, 1939)Info
Nomada iwakiyamana -> Nomada shirakiiInfo
Nomada japonica (Smith, 1873)Info
Nomada kaguya (Hirashima, 1953)Info
Nomada kinosukei (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada koikensis (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada kotomaria -> Nomada shirakiiInfo
Nomada kuro -> Nomada leucophthalmaInfo
Nomada leucophthalma (Kirby, 1802)Early NomadInfo
Nomada maculifrons (Smith, 1869)Info
Nomada mamiyai -> Nomada towadaInfo
Nomada melanura (Mocsáry, 1883)Info
Nomada minor (Gmelin, 1790)Info
Nomada mishimana -> Nomada guttulataInfo
Nomada montverna (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada muinensis -> Nomada leucophthalmaInfo
Nomada munakatai -> Nomada ecarinataInfo
Nomada murotai -> Nomada hakonensisInfo
Nomada mutsuensis -> Nomada towadaInfo
Nomada nanaensis -> Nomada towadaInfo
Nomada nipponica (Yasumatsu & Hirashima, 1951)Info
Nomada nunobensis -> Nomada panzeriInfo
Nomada nurukawa -> Nomada hackodaInfo
Nomada ohnonis -> Nomada asozuanaInfo
Nomada okamotonis (Matsumura, 1912)Info
Nomada okubira (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada osimana -> Nomada towadaInfo
Nomada pacifica (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada panzeri (Lepeletier, 1841)Panzer´s NomadInfo
Nomada pulawskii (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada pyrifera (Cockerell, 1918)Info
Nomada rengnio -> Nomada callopteraInfo
Nomada risiriensis -> Nomada fukuianaInfo
Nomada roberjeotiana (Panzer, 1799)Info
Nomada ruficornis (Linnaeus, 1758)Red-Horned Nomad BeeInfo
Nomada sabaensis (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada sakura -> Nomada callopteraInfo
Nomada sheppardana (Kirby, 1802)Dark Nomad BeeInfo
Nomada shirakii (Yasumatsu & Hirashima, 1951)Info
Nomada silvicola (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada sudai -> Nomada amurensisInfo
Nomada sunayamana -> Nomada fukuianaInfo
Nomada taicho (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada temmasana (Tsuneki, 1986)Info
Nomada towada (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada tridentata -> Nomada flavoguttataInfo
Nomada utensis (Swenk, 1913)Info
Nomada uzensis -> Nomada shirakiiInfo
Nomada wakasana -> Nomada icaztiInfo
Nomada xantha (M.schwartz & K.standfuss, 2007)Info
Nomada yagensis (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada yakushimensis (Mitai, Ikudome & Tadauchi, 2007)Info
Nomada yanoi (Tsuneki, 1973)Info
Nomada yasha -> Nomada ginranInfo
Nomada yasuteyamana -> Nomada towadaInfo
Nomada yunokawana -> Nomada towadaInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pasites esakii (Popov & Yasumatsu, 1935)Info
Psithyrus norvegicus -> Bombus norvegicusInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tetralonia chinensis -> Eucera chinensisInfo
Tetralonia mitsukurii -> Tetraloniella mitsukuriiInfo
Tetralonia okinawae -> Eucera okinawaeInfo
Tetraloniella mitsukurii (Cockerell, 1911)Info
Thyreus centrimacula (Perez, 1905)Info
Thyreus decorus (Smith, 1852)Info
Thyreus takaonis (Cockerell, 1911)Info
Triepeolus ventralis (Meade-waldo, 1913)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xylocopa albinotum (Matsumura, 1926)Info
Xylocopa amamensis (Sonan, 1934)Info
Xylocopa appendiculata (Smith, 1852)Info
Xylocopa appendiculata circumvolans (Smith, 1873)Info
Xylocopa californica arizonensis (Cresson, 1879)Arizona Carpenter BeeInfo
Xylocopa flavifrons (Matsumura, 1912)Info
Xylocopa ogasawarensis (Matsumura, 1932)Info
181 Species in Apidae for Japan 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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