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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3746.2.9

First record of the bee genus Homalictus Cockerell for China with description of a new species (Hymenoptera: Halictidae: Halictini)

ZE-QING NIU, PIA OREMEK, CHAO-DONG ZHU

Abstract


This paper reports the first record of the genus Homalictus from China. We describe and illustrate H. (H.) nabanensis sp. n. collected from the Naban River Watershed National Nature Reserve, Xishuangbanna, Yunnan, China. The type specimens are deposited in Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.


Keywords


Apiformes, taxonomy, new record, description, illustration

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