Chilicola (Hylaeosoma) electrodominica Engel 1999 (plasterer bee)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Colletidae

Full reference: M. S. Engel. 1999. A new xeromelissine bee in Tertiary amber of the Dominican Republic (Hymenoptera: Colletidae). Entomologica Scandinavica 30:453-458

Belongs to Chilicola (Hylaeosoma) according to M. S. Engel 1999

Sister taxon: Chilicola (Hylaeosoma) gracilis

Type specimen: AMNH DR-10-1083, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.


Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (AMNH coll)

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