Megachile (Moureapis), Raw, Anthony, 2002

Raw, Anthony, 2002, New combinations and synonymies of leafcutter and mason bees of the Americas (Megachile, Hymenoptera, Megachilidae), Zootaxa 71, pp. 1-43 : 23

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.155887

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:69FA01B5-8619-464F-8107-2FF4B932239C

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6278706

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F37B3E-FD3A-CA30-FDCA-FE771AC0ED66

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Plazi

scientific name

Megachile (Moureapis)
status

new name

Subgenus Moureapis , new name

New name for Pseudocentron ( Moureana ) Mitchell 1980: 56. Type species: Megachile anthidioides Radozkowsky 1874: 147 . Female. Type locality: Amazonia, Brazil. By original designation. [Monotypic]. Pre­occupied by Moureana Zajciw 1967: 527 . Type species: Moureana unicolor Zajciw 1967 . By original designation.

Megachile (Pseudocentron) anthidioides Mitchell 1943: 664 .

Megachile (Moureana) Michener et al 1994: 149, Michener 2000: 561.

Megachile (Willinkella) anthidioides Laroca et al 1982: 98. Replacement name; pre­occupied.

Megachile (Acentrina) Schlindwein 1995: 97 & 98. Acentrina is a nomem nudum.

In his revision of Megachile (1980) Professor Mitchell erected a new subgenus and named it Moureana after Padre Jesus Moure of the Universidade Federal do Paraná. However, the name is pre­occupied by a genus of Cerambycidae of Zajciw (1967) for the then undescribed species of M. unicolor . The holotype of the beetle is in the collection of Sr. Alberto Campos Seabra of Rio de Janeiro.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Megachilidae

Genus

Megachile

Loc

Megachile (Moureapis)

Raw, Anthony 2002
2002
Loc

Megachile (Acentrina)

Schlindwein 1995: 97
1995
Loc

Megachile (Moureana)

Michener 2000: 561
Michener 1994: 149
1994
Loc

Megachile (Willinkella) anthidioides

Laroca 1982: 98
1982
Loc

Megachile (Pseudocentron) anthidioides

Mitchell 1943: 664
1943