Apis Linnaeus, 1758

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaArthropodaInsectaHymenopteraApidae

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    Occurrences
  • 8

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Apis Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • Honey bees eng
  • Honigbienen deu
  • honingbijen nld
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted genus

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Syst. Nat. , ed. 10, 575.

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Arthropoda
class
Insecta
order
Hymenoptera
family
Apidae
genus
Apis
species
8
 
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Appears in

Bibliography

Fabricius, J.C. 1787. Mantissa insectorum sistens eorum species nuper detectas adiectis characteribus genericis, differentiis, specificis, emendationibus. I-XX + 348 pp. Christ. Gottl. Proft., Copenhagen

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 30, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.