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Distribution path and Subregions of Sri Lanka (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - South Asia - Sri Lanka
Taxonomy for Apidae (Stingless bees) in Sri Lanka
Class
Sri Lanka
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 448 families, 4171 genera, 9941 species
Tree
Subclass
Sri Lanka
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 445 families, 4167 genera, 9936 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sri Lanka
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 427 families, 4088 genera, 9784 species
Tree
Superorder
Sri Lanka
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 281 families, 3193 genera, 8086 species
Tree
Order
Sri Lanka
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 34 families, 255 genera, 656 species
Tree
Suborder
Sri Lanka
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 34 families, 255 genera, 656 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sri Lanka
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 14 families, 141 genera, 454 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sri Lanka
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 7 families, 38 genera, 105 species
Tree
Group
Sri Lanka
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 4 families, 28 genera, 82 species
Tree
Family
Sri Lanka
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) (Stingless bees) - Systematics
 10 genera, 36 species
Site
Tree
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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
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)

Species overview - Checklist for Apidae in Sri Lanka
Amegilla cingulifera (Cockerell, 1910)Info
Amegilla comberi (Cockerell, 1911)Info
Amegilla niveocincta (Smith, 1854)Info
Amegilla puttalama (Strand, 1913)Info
Amegilla scintillans (Lieftinck, 1977)Info
Amegilla violacea (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Amegilla zonata (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Apis andreniformis (Smith, 1858)Black dwarf honey beeInfo
Apis cerana (Fabricius, 1793)Asian honey beeInfo
Apis cerana cerana (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Apis dorsata (Fabricius, 1793)Giant honey beeInfo
Apis florea (Fabricius, 1787)Red dwarf honey beeInfo
Braunsapis malliki (Reyes, 1991)Info
Braunsapis mixta (Smith, 1852)Info
Braunsapis picitarsis (Cameron, 1902)Info
Ceratina beata (Cameron, 1897)Info
Ceratina binghami (Cockerell, 1908)Info
Ceratina hieroglyphica -> Ceratina japonicaInfo
Ceratina japonica (Cockerell, 1911)Info
Ceratina simillima (Smith, 1854)Info
Ceratina smaragdula (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Chiasmognathus taprobanicola (Engel, 2008)Info
Nomada bicellularis (Ducke, 1908)Info
Nomada krombeini (Schwarz, 1966)Info
Tetragonula iridipennis (Smith, 1854)Info
Thyreus ceylonicus (Friese, 1905)Info
Thyreus histrio (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Thyreus insignis (Meyer, 1921)Info
Thyreus surniculus (Lieftinck, 1959)Info
Thyreus takaonis (Cockerell, 1911)Info
Trigona iridipennis -> Tetragonula iridipennisInfo
Xylocopa amethystina (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Xylocopa amethystina amethystina (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Xylocopa fenestrata (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Xylocopa ruficornis (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Xylocopa tenuiscapa (Westwood, 1840)Info
36 Species in Apidae for Sri Lanka 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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