SUPPLEMENT TO APOIDEA (INSECTA: HYMENOPTERA) OF UTTARAKHAND STATE (INDIA): A CHECK – LIST WITH SYNONYMIES AND DISTRIBUTION RECORD
Rajiv K. Gupta
Department of Zoology, Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur 342 005, India
Received: 01-09-2015 Accepted: 06-10-2015
The study presented a check-list of Apoidea (Insecta: Hymenoptera) recorded from the Uttarakhand State in India. It listed 32 genera including 179 species of bees found in the State. The synonyms and taxonomic revisions of several species were included in this presentation for the first time. The present paper supplements with 08 more species which were recently collected from Uttarakhand.
Keywords: Apoidea, bees, taxonomy, distribution