Homalictus

Homalictus is a subgenus of bees in the genus Lasioglossum subfamily Halictinae of the family Halictidae.[1][2][3] They are found in Sri Lanka, Southeast Asia, east across the Pacific to the Mariana Islands, Samoa and are most prevalent in Australia.[4]

Homalictus
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SpeciesEdit

The subgenus Lasioglossum (Homalictus) contains 152 species [5] including the following :

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Homalictus (Cockerell, 1919)". Atlas of Living Australia. CSIRO. Retrieved 2018-08-09.
  2. ^ Ji, Shuqing; Danforth, Bryan N. (2001-03-01). "Australian Lasioglossum + Homalictus Form a Monophyletic Group: Resolving the "Australian Enigma"". Systematic Biology. 50 (2): 268–283. doi:10.1093/sysbio/50.2.268. ISSN 1063-5157.
  3. ^ Gibbs, Jason; Brady, Seán G.; Kanda, Kojun; Danforth, Bryan N. (2012-12-01). "Phylogeny of halictine bees supports a shared origin of eusociality for Halictus and Lasioglossum (Apoidea: Anthophila: Halictidae)". Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 65 (3): 926–939. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2012.08.013. ISSN 1055-7903. PMID 22982437.
  4. ^ "Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria". Biodiversity Heritage Library. Walker. 1986. Retrieved 2018-08-09.
  5. ^ Ascher & Pickering (2018-12-08). "Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Anthophila)".