A. N. Kupianskaya, M. Yu. Proshchalykin and A. S. Lelej

Contribution to the bee fauna (Hymenoptera, Apoidea: Megachilidae, Apidae) of Shantar Islands.

Number: 229, Pages: 1 - 6

An annotated list of eight species in two families of bees is given. Six species: Megachile willughbiella (Kirby), M. ligniseca (Kirby), Bombus lucorum albocinctus Smith, B. consobrinus wittenburgi Vogt, B. sichelii Radoszkowski, and B. hypnorum calidus Erichson are newly recorded from Shantar Islands (Khabarovskii krai). Patterns of bees diversity in the Shantar Islands and Russian Far East are discussed.

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