Oligochlora grimaldii Engel 1997 (sweat bee)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Halictidae

Full reference: M. S. Engel. 1997. A new fossil bee from the Oligo-Miocene Dominican amber (Hymenoptera: Halictidae). Apidologie 28:97-102

Belongs to Oligochlora according to M. S. Engel 2009

See also Engel 1997

Sister taxa: Oligochlora eickworti, Oligochlora marquettorum, Oligochlora micheneri, Oligochlora rozeni, Oligochlora semirugosa

Type specimen: AMNH DR-14-839, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.



• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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