Oligoapis beskonakensis

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Oligoapis beskonakensis
Temporal range: Eocene
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Apidae
Genus: Oligoapis
Species: O. beskonakensis
Binomial name
Oligoapis beskonakensis
Nel & Petrulevicius, 2003

Oligoapis beskonakensis is an extinct bumblebee from the Oligocene rocks of Beş Konak, Turkey.[1]

References

  1. Wappler, Torsten; De Meulemeester, Thibaut; Aytekin, A. Murat; Michez, Denis; Engel, Michael S. (2012). "Geometric morphometric analysis of a new Miocene bumble bee from the Randeck Maar of southwestern Germany (Hymenoptera: Apidae)" (PDF). Systematic Entomology. 37: 784–792. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3113.2012.00642.x.