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Megachile amaguensis Cockerell 1925 (mason bee)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Megachilidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 234502

Full reference: T. D. A. Cockerell. 1925. Tertiary insects from Kudia River, Maritime Province, Siberia. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 68(5):1-16

Belongs to Megachile according to F. E. Zeuner and F. J. Manning 1976

Sister taxa: Megachile (Litomegachile), Megachile praedicta, Megachile shanwangae

Type specimen: USNM 69601, a forewing (isolated forewing). Its type locality is Kudia River, which is in a Burdigalian lacustrine - small shale/diatomite in the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): isolated forewing 9.00 x 3.60