Chilicola (Hylaeosoma) gracilis Michener and Poinar 1996 (plasterer bee)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Colletidae

Full reference: C. D. Michener and G. Poinar. 1996. The known bee fauna of the Dominican amber. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 69:353-361

Belongs to Chilicola (Hylaeosoma) according to C. D. Michener and G. Poinar 1996

Sister taxon: Chilicola (Hylaeosoma) electrodominica

Type specimen: Poinar H 10-49, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (Poinar 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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