A taxonomic revision of the southern African species of dauber bees in the genus Megachile Latreille (Apoidea: Megachilidae)

@article{Eardley2012ATR,
  title={A taxonomic revision of the southern African species of dauber bees in the genus Megachile Latreille (Apoidea: Megachilidae)},
  author={C. Eardley},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2012},
  volume={3460},
  pages={1-165}
}
  • C. Eardley
  • Published 2012
  • Biology
  • Zootaxa
  • The five dauber subgenera of Megachile that occur in southern Africa are revised. They are: Gronoceras, Maximegachile, Callomegachile, Chalicodoma and Pseudomegachile. This group comprises 43 valid species, nine of which are new to sci-ence. They are: Megachile (Callomegachile) soutpansbergensis sp.n., Megachile (Chalicodoma) gessorum sp.n., Mega- chile (Chalicodoma) sarahae sp.n., Megachile (Chalicodoma) richtersveldensis sp.n., Megachile (Pseudomegachile) gessi sp.n., Megachile… CONTINUE READING
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