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Distribution path and Subregions of Papua New Guinea (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Melanesia - Papua New Guinea
Subregions: Bismarck Archipelago, Madang, Milne Bay
Taxonomy for Apidae (Stingless bees) in Papua New Guinea
Class
Papua New Guinea
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 360 families, 3471 genera, 15055 species
Tree
Subclass
Papua New Guinea
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 353 families, 3459 genera, 15038 species
Tree
Infraclass
Papua New Guinea
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 338 families, 3406 genera, 14914 species
Tree
Superorder
Papua New Guinea
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 240 families, 2855 genera, 13543 species
Tree
Order
Papua New Guinea
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 29 families, 268 genera, 786 species
Tree
Suborder
Papua New Guinea
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 29 families, 268 genera, 786 species
Tree
Infraorder
Papua New Guinea
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 8 families, 123 genera, 544 species
Tree
Superfamily
Papua New Guinea
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 6 families, 29 genera, 77 species
Tree
Group
Papua New Guinea
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 4 families, 26 genera, 74 species
Tree
Family
Papua New Guinea
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) (Stingless bees) - Systematics
 13 genera, 34 species
Site
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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
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
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Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


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)

Species overview - Checklist for Apidae in Papua New Guinea
Amegilla acraensis tellervo ()Info
Amegilla bombiformis (Smith, 1854)Golden haired mortar beeInfo
Amegilla cingulata (Fabricius, 1775)Blue banded beeInfo
Amegilla sapiens (Cockerell, 1911)Info
Anthophora plumipes (Pallas, 1772)Hairy-Footed Flower BeeInfo
Anthophora villosula -> Colletes hederaeInfo
Apis cerana (Fabricius, 1793)Asian honey beeInfo
Apis mellifera (Linnaeus, 1758)Western honey beeSite
Austroplebeia cincta (Mocsáry, 1898)Info
Braunsapis biroi (Friese, 1909)Info
Braunsapis plebeia (Cockerell, 1929)Info
Braunsapis protuberans (Reyes, 1993)Info
Braunsapis unicolor (Smith, 1854)Info
Ceratina cyanea (Kirby, 1802)Blue carpenter beeInfo
Ceratina dentipes (Friese, 1914)Info
Melipona interrupta (Latreille, 1811)Info
Papuatrigona genalis (Friese, 1908)Info
Platytrigona flaviventris (Friese, 1908)Info
Platytrigona keyensis (Friese, 1901)Info
Platytrigona lamingtonia (Cockerell, 1929)Info
Platytrigona planifrons (Smith, 1864)Info
Tetragonula biroi (Friese, 1898)Info
Tetragonula iridipennis (Smith, 1854)Info
Tetragonula sapiens (Cockerell, 1911)Info
Thyreus frieseanus (Cockerell, 1905)Info
Thyreus nitidulus (Fabricius, 1804)Neon cuckoo beeInfo
Thyreus wallacei (Cockerell, 1905)Info
Trigona clypearis -> Trigona guianaeInfo
Trigona guianae (Cockerell, 1912)Info
Trigona muzoensis (Schwarz, 1948)Info
Trigona sapiens -> Tetragonula sapiensInfo
Xylocopa aruana (Ritsema, 1876)Large carpenter beeInfo
Xylocopa lieftincki (Leys, 2000)Info
Xylocopa parvula (Rayment, 1935)Info
34 Species in Apidae for Papua New Guinea listed
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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