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Distribution path and Subregions of Somalia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Somalia
Taxonomy for Apidae (Stingless bees) in Somalia
Class
Somalia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 190 families, 1405 genera, 3191 species
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Subclass
Somalia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 189 families, 1402 genera, 3188 species
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Infraclass
Somalia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 181 families, 1373 genera, 3122 species
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Superorder
Somalia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 128 families, 1115 genera, 2643 species
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Order
Somalia
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 34 families, 167 genera, 316 species
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Suborder
Somalia
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 34 families, 167 genera, 316 species
Tree
Infraorder
Somalia
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 19 families, 112 genera, 225 species
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Superfamily
Somalia
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 7 families, 24 genera, 55 species
Tree
Group
Somalia
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 4 families, 16 genera, 45 species
Tree
Family
Somalia
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) (Stingless bees) - Systematics
 10 genera, 27 species
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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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Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


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Fossils:

Cenozoic
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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)

Species overview - Checklist for Apidae in Somalia
Amegilla cymatilis (Eardley, 1994)Info
Amegilla nubica (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Apis mellifera (Linnaeus, 1758)Western honey beeSite
Apis mellifera jemenitica (Ruttner, 1976)Info
Braunsapis strandi (Masi, 1930)Info
Ceratina lineola (Vachal, 1903)Info
Ceratina nasalis (Friese, 1905)Info
Ceratina penicilligera (Strand, 1912)Info
Ceratina tanganyicensis (Strand, 1911)Info
Ceratina viridis -> Ceratina nasalisInfo
Ceratina viridis -> Ceratina nasalisInfo
Creightonella ianthoptera ()Info
Hypotrigona gribodoi (Magretti, 1884)Info
Macrogalea candida (Smith, 1879)Info
Pasites somalicus (Eardley, 1997)Info
Pithitis citriphila ()Info
Xylocopa albifrons (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Xylocopa caffra (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Xylocopa calens (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Xylocopa flavorufa (Degeer, 1778)Info
Xylocopa gribodoi (Magretti, 1892)Info
Xylocopa luteola (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Xylocopa pubescens (Spinola, 1838)Info
Xylocopa scioensis (Gribodo, 1884)Info
Xylocopa senior (Vachal, 1899)Info
Xylocopa somalica (Magretti, 1895)Info
Xylocopa torrida (Westwood, 1838)Info
Xylocopa vittata (Enderlein, 1903)Info
27 Species in Apidae for Somalia 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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