Bombus cerdanyensis

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Apoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Superclassis: Allotriocarida
Classis: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Hymenopterida
Ordo: Hymenoptera
Subordo: Apocrita
Superfamilia: Apoidea

Familia: Apidae
Subfamilia: Apinae
Tribus: Bombini
Genus: Bombus
Subgenus: incertae seids
Species: †B. cerdanyensis

NameEdit

  • B. cerdanyensis De Meulemeester, Michez, & Engel, 2014

EtymologyEdit

  • Cerdanya region, Spain

Type materialEdit

  • Holotype: Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France; gender unknown

Type localityEdit

  • Late Miocene, unidentified terrigenous & diatomites, Bellver de Cerdanya, Cerdanya region, Spain

ReferencesEdit

  • Dehon, M.; Michez, D.; Nel, A.; Engel, M. S.; De Meulemeester, T. 2014. Wing Shape of Four New Bee Fossils (Hymenoptera: Anthophila) Provides Insights to Bee Evolution. PLOS One, 9(10): 1–16. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0108865.