Description of a nest of Euglossa heterosticta from Peru, with taxonomic notes (Hymenoptera: Apidae)

  title={Description of a nest of Euglossa heterosticta from Peru, with taxonomic notes (Hymenoptera: Apidae)},
  author={Claus Rasmussen and Evelyn S{\'a}nchez and Charlotte Skov},
The nest of Euglossa ( Euglossa ) heterosticta Moure is described as the first aerial nest in the otherwise cavity-nesting purpurea -group.  Associated adult males and females emerged from the nest permitting taxonomic notes to be provided for the heretofore unknown female of E . heterosticta . 

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