Megachile


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Synonyms for Megachile

type genus of the Megachilidae: leaf-cutting bees

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The northern shift of Megachile lanata could affect pollination across the Florida landscape, especially of the Crotalaria (Fabaceae) genus.
Visitor species Number of pollen grains carried by different visitor species foraging on four plants Alfalfa Toria Andrena ilerda -- 1425 [+ or -] 10.1 Andrena leaena -- - Apis dorsata 1475 [+ or -] 9.3 1525 [+ or -] 11.9 Apis florea nt 1335 [+ or -] 10.3 Apis mellifera 1350 [+ or -] 11.9 1475 [+ or -] 13.6 Chalicodoma cephalotes 1235 [+ or -] 8.5 -- Chalicodoma rubripes 1310 [+ or -] 7.9 -- Megachile nana 1285 [+ or -] 10.3 -- Halictus sp.
Time and energy budgets of alfalfa pollinating bees Megachile nana Bingh and Megachile flavipes Spinola (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae).
Sex and weight of Megachile rotundata (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) progeny associated with provision weights.
confusa, Apis cerana, and Megachile relative were observed at most elevations.
The pollinators were mainly consisting of two bees Apis dorsata Megachile perihirta and Syrphid fly Eplyrphus baltaetus.
Micro-CT scans let researchers identify the bees as Megachile gentilis, a species still alive today.
Alfalfa has a number of native pollinators, including wild bees from the Megachile and Bombus genera, and the well-known and widely studied leafcutter bee and honeybee.
The main insects observed on the cowpea flowers from the self-established (Experimental) farm during the major rainy season in 2006 were beetles and bees such as Apis mellifera adansoni (Hymenoptera: Apidae), Ceratina sp (Hymenoptera: Apidae; Xylocopinae), Megachile sp (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae; Megachilinae), Xylocopa calens (Hymenoptera: Apidae; Xylocopinae), Xylocopa imitator (Hymenoptera: Apidae; Xylocopinae), Brausepis sp.
Solo se obtuvo registro de la familia Megachilidae en la vereda El Condor con la coleccion de 2 individuos de Megachile (Austromegachile) sp.