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Probombus

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Megachilidae

Taxonomy
Probombus was named by Piton (1940). It is not extant. Its type is Probombus hirsutus.

It was assigned to Bombidae by Piton (1940); to Apidae by Carpenter (1992); and to Megachilidae by Nel and Petrulevicius (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Probombus Piton p. 218
1992Probombus Carpenter
2003Probombus Nel and Petrulevicius p. 277

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyApoidea
AnthophilaLatreille 1804
familyMegachilidae
genusProbombus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available