Ceratina (Neoceratina) bispinosa Handlirsch, 1889,

Boustani, Mira, Rasmont, Pierre, Dathe, Holger H., Ghisbain, Guillaume, Kasparek, Max, Michez, Denis, Müller, Andreas, Pauly, Alain, Risch, Stefan, Straka, Jakub, Terzo, Michael, Achter, Xavier Van, Wood, Thomas J. & Nemer, Nabil, 2021, The bees of Lebanon (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Anthophila), Zootaxa 4976 (1), pp. 1-146: 81-82

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4976.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C31B36FF-A611-4592-9154-51E5385C0052

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5043180

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Ceratina (Neoceratina) bispinosa Handlirsch, 1889
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Ceratina (Neoceratina) bispinosa Handlirsch, 1889  ( fig. 21.5View FIGURE 21. 1)

Distribution: WEST PALAEARCTIC: Northern and eastern Mediterranean basin north to Croatia ( Terzo & Rasmont 2011, Ascher & Pickering 2021).

Local distribution fig. 15.10View FIGURE 15

Unpublished records.

GBIF 2021, SEMC:

Mount Lebanon: Monteverde, near Mansourieh, 350 m, 19.VIII.1994, 1♀  , determiner unspecified; 14.VIII.1994,

1♀, det. Baker D.; 18.VIII.1994, 1♂, det. Baker D.; Monteverde , 350 m, 28.VIII.1994  , 1♂, det. Baker D.; 13. VIII.1995, 1♀, determiner unspecified; 1♂, det. Baker D. all leg. Roche C.G.; Montazah , near Mansourieh, 250 m, 26.VI.1996  , 1♀, 1♂, det. Baker D.; 1♀, 1♂, determiner unspecified.

Literature.

Friese (1899): Mount Lebanon, Brumana, 14.IV–8.V.1899, among specimens from other localities, det. Friese H, leg. Morice F., Schmiedeknecht O.

Friese (1901): Specimen from Beirut.

Notes: Mentioned from Lebanon ( Grace 2010).

Material examined.

BDFGM material. MNHNP: Coll. Pérez J.; Wadi Brumana , 1915; MNHUB: Brumana, 30.IV.1899, 1♀, 3.V.1899, 1♂ 

Author material.

Mount Lebanon: Barouk, 1086 m, 12. VIII  .2019, 1♀, leg. Boustani M., coll. MBOU  .

N. Lebanon: Horch Ehden , X.2014, 1♀, leg. Boustani M., Boustani C.; Hadath El Jebbe, Chemin Wadi Ain el Raha  , 1519 m, 29.VI.2017, 1♀, leg. Boustani M.; 1495 m, 28.VII.2017, 1♀, leg. Boustani M.; Tannourine El Tahta, Wadi Ain El Raha , 19.VIII.2017, 2♀, leg. Boustani M., all coll. MBOU  ; Tannourine El Tahta, Ain El Raha , 890 m, 5.VIII.2018, 1♀, leg. Van Achter X., coll. XVA  ; Horch Ehden, Nabeh Jouit, 1405 m, 13.IV.2019, 1♀, 1♂, leg. Boustani M.; Tannourine El Tahta, 942 m, 25.IV.2019, 1♂, leg. Rasmont P.; Tannourine El Tahta, Mar Boutrous, 1207 m, 31.V.2019, 2♀, leg. Boustani M.; 27.VI.2019, 4♀, leg. Boustani M., all coll. MBOU  ; Horch Ehden , 1686 m, 24.VII.2019, 1♂, leg. Van Achter X., coll. XVA  ; Tannourine El Tahta, Mar Boutrous, 1207 m, 25.VII.2019, 2♀, leg. Boustani M.; 1207 m, 23.VIII.2019, 3♀, leg. Boustani M., all coll. MBOU  .

Flower records. Apiaceae  : Aethionema coridifolium  ; Asteraceae  : Carlina curetum ssp. orientalis  ; Caprifoliaceae  : Cephalaria  cf joppensis  , Cephalaria sp.  , Scabiosa sp.  , Scabiosa argentea  ; Fabaceae  : Ononis natrix  , Medicago sp.  ; Lamiaceae  : Stachys distans  .

Terzo (2011) reports floral records form Asteraceae  , Fabaceae  , Dipsacaceae  (species listed above now in Caprifoliaceae  ), Lamiaceae  all of which are observed in our records above.

MNHNP

Museo Nacional de Historia Natural del Paraguay

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Apidae

Genus

Ceratina