Amegilla BeesApical tergites of females Amegilla Amegilla Bee Body Colour Amegilla adelaidae Amegilla aeruginosa Amegilla asserta Amegilla chlorocyanea Amegilla walkeri Teddy Bear Bees (Asaropoda)

Pictured in the following are the apical tergites of females, belonging to the genus Amegilla. Apical is the apex and tergite being the back plates of the bee abdominal segment.

The genus Amegilla (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Anthophorini) in Australia: A revision of the subgenera Notomegilla and Zonamegilla, Authors Remko Leys, Michael Batley, Katja Hogendoorn
Source: The genus Amegilla (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Anthophorini) in Australia: A revision of the subgenera Notomegilla and Zonamegilla, Authors Remko Leys, Michael Batley, Katja Hogendoorn

Figure 24–37.
Apical tergites of females, especially T5. 24 aeruginosa 25 chlorocyanea 26 adelaidae 27 alpha 28 asserta 29 cingulata 30 indistincta 31 karlba 32 murrayensis 33 paeninsulae 34 pulchra 35 thorogoodi 36 viridicingulata 37 walkeri.

The full publication can be found on Researchgate detailed below.


Footnote & References

  1. Leys, Remko & Batley, Michael & Hogendoorn, Katja. (2017). The genus Amegilla (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Anthophorini) in Australia: A revision of the subgenera Notomegilla and Zonamegilla. ZooKeys. 653. 79-140. 10.3897/zookeys.653.11177. https://www.researchgate.net/figure/37-Apical-tergites-of-females-especially-T5-24-aeruginosa-25-chlorocyanea-26_fig7_313492868
  2. The genus Amegilla (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Anthophorini) in Australia: A revision of the subgenera Notomegilla and Zonamegilla

Amegilla BeesApical tergites of females Amegilla Amegilla Bee Body Colour Amegilla adelaidae Amegilla aeruginosa Amegilla asserta Amegilla chlorocyanea Amegilla walkeri Teddy Bear Bees (Asaropoda)

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