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An Eocene bee in Rovno amber, Ukraine (Hymenoptera, Megachilidae). American Museum novitates ; no. 3506

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dc.contributor.author Engel, Michael S.
dc.contributor.author Perkovsky, Evgeny E.
dc.date.accessioned 2006-01-17T22:13:46Z
dc.date.available 2006-01-17T22:13:46Z
dc.date.issued 2006
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2246/5685
dc.description 11, [1] p. : ill. ; 26 cm. en
dc.description Includes bibliographical references (p. 8-10). en
dc.description.abstract "A new species of fossil bee is described and figured in late Eocene amber from the Rovno region of the Ukraine. Ctenoplectrella zherikhini n.sp. (Megachilinae: Ctenoplectrellini), is similar to those species known from the slightly older Baltic amber (middle Eocene). This is the first bee discovered in the Rovno amber and the fourth species for its genus. The presently known megachilid bee fossils are summarized and the geological history of the family reviewed"--P. 2. en
dc.format.extent 256001 bytes
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dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.publisher New York, NY : American Museum of Natural History en
dc.relation.ispartofseries American Museum novitates ; no. 3506 en
dc.subject.lcc QL1 .A436 no.3506, 2006 en
dc.subject.lcsh Ctenoplectrella zherikhini. en
dc.subject.lcsh Bees, Fossil -- Ukraine -- Rivnenska oblast. en
dc.subject.lcsh Insects, Fossil -- Ukraine -- Rivnenska oblast. en
dc.subject.lcsh Amber fossils -- Ukraine -- Rivnenska oblast. en
dc.subject.lcsh Paleontology -- Eocene -- Ukraine -- Rivnenska oblast. en
dc.title An Eocene bee in Rovno amber, Ukraine (Hymenoptera, Megachilidae). American Museum novitates ; no. 3506 en
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    Novitates (Latin for "new acquaintances"), published continuously and numbered consecutively since 1921, are short papers that contain descriptions of new forms and reports in zoology, paleontology, and geology. New numbers are published at irregular intervals.

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