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Distribution path and Subregions of Lesotho (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Lesotho
Taxonomy for Melittidae (Melittid bees) in Lesotho
Class
Lesotho
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 201 families, 1010 genera, 2032 species
Tree
Subclass
Lesotho
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 199 families, 1007 genera, 2028 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lesotho
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 194 families, 999 genera, 2015 species
Tree
Superorder
Lesotho
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 107 families, 577 genera, 1154 species
Tree
Order
Lesotho
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 30 families, 134 genera, 303 species
Tree
Suborder
Lesotho
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 28 families, 130 genera, 296 species
Tree
Infraorder
Lesotho
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 21 families, 116 genera, 280 species
Tree
Superfamily
Lesotho
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 9 families, 50 genera, 147 species
Tree
Group
Lesotho
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 6 families, 42 genera, 135 species
Tree
Family
Lesotho
Melittidae (Schenk, 1860) (Melittid bees) - Systematics
 2 genera, 3 species
Tree
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Genera26    worldwide
Species289    worldwide
Common namesMelittid bees, Melittids
German namesSägehornbienen
Danish namesSommerbier
Swedish namesSommarbin
AuthorSchenk, 1860
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic


CountriesAfghanistan, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Botswana, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Lesotho, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Mali, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Turkey, USA, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesMelittidae in itis.gov
Melittidae in dyntaxa.se
Melittidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Melittidae in Lesotho
Melitta danae (Eardley, 2006)Info
Rediviva neliana (Cockerell, 1931)Info
Rediviva pallidula (Whitehead & Steiner, 1992)Info
3 Species in Melittidae for Lesotho 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
FamilyMelittidae
Melittid bees, Melittids
AuthorSchenk, 1860

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