Apis mellifera Linnaeus, 1758

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaArthropodaInsectaHymenopteraApidaeApis

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Overview

Full Name

Apis mellifera Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • Africanized Bee eng
  • honey bee eng
  • Western honey bee eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Arthropoda
class
Insecta
order
Hymenoptera
family
Apidae
genus
Apis
species
Apis mellifera
 
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Checklists

Bibliography

(1996) database, NODC Taxonomic Code

(1996) database, Stoetzel, M. B., 1989

(2005) manuscript, Checklist of Apoidea of North America... - 18-Nov-2005

(2006) database, Apoidea Database, Fauna Europaea

(2007) database, Checklist for Apoidea, Australian Faunal Directory

(2008) manuscript, World Bee Checklist Project - update 2008-09

database, Common names of Insects in Canada version 1.0

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.

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