Taxon profile


Apis dorsata Fabricius, 1793

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Hymenoptera - bees, ants and wasps »  family Apidae - bees »  genus Apis

Scientific synonyms

Apis bicolor Klug, 1807
Apis nigripennis Latreille, 1804
Apis testacea Smith, 1858
Apis darsata (Fabricius) (misspelling) m
Apis dorsatao (Fabricius) (misspelling) m
Apis testacca (Smith) (misspelling) m


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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Apis dorsata binghami Cockerell, 1906
subspecies Apis dorsata breviligula (Maa, 1953)
subspecies Apis dorsata dorsata Fabricius, 1793

Apis dorsata dorsata

subspecies Apis dorsata laboriosa Smith, 1871

Links and literature

EN Ruggiero M. (ed) (2008): World Bee Checklist [], ITIS [as Apis dorsata Fabricius, 1793]
Data retrieved on: 10 April 2010

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