BEE VISITORS (APOIDEA) ON ALLIUM CEPA L. IN WESTERN RAJASTHAN

BEE VISITORS (APOIDEA) ON ALLIUM CEPA L. IN WESTERN RAJASTHAN Imran, *Abhishek Rajpurohit, Damayantipatel, Habib Pathan and Rajiv K. Gupta Department of Zoology, Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur-342001, Rajasthan, India. *Department of Zoology and Environmental Sciences, Lachoo Memorial College of Science and Technology (Autonomous), Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India. (Corresponding author e-mail: Imrankhan7114@gmail.com) Received: 19-05-2018 Revised: 20-05-2018 Accepted: 27-05-2018 Abstract: A study was conducted for determination of bee species composition that visits onion (Allium cepa L.) in Western Rajasthan. It is a biennial Read More …

SUPPLEMENT TO APOIDEA (INSECTA: HYMENOPTERA) OF UTTARAKHAND STATE (INDIA): A CHECK – LIST WITH SYNONYMIES AND DISTRIBUTION RECORD

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 [E-mail: beesind@gmail.com] Received: 01-09-2015 Accepted: 06-10-2015 Abstract: 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 Read More …

NOTE ON THE APOIDEAN VISITORS ON SUN FLOWER (HELIANTHUS ANNUS L.) AROUND LUDHIANA, PUNJAB

A NOTE ON THE APOIDEAN VISITORS ON SUN FLOWER (HELIANTHUS ANNUS L.) AROUND LUDHIANA, PUNJAB (INSECTA : HYMENOPTERA) Rajiv K. Gupta* and Sunder Lal Sharma1 *Department of Zoology, Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur 342 005, India. 1Dept of Zoology, Raj Rishi Govt. College, Alwar 301001. [Corresponding autnor E-mail*: beesind@gmail.com] Received: 01-09-2015 Accepted: 10-10-2015 Abstract: This note enlists Apoidea (Insecta: Hymenoptera) recorded on Sun flower (Helianthus annus L.) in and around Ludhiana (Punjab). The repetitive collections were made during years 1981, Read More …

APOIDEA OF UTTARAKHAND STATE A CHECKLIST

APOIDEA (INSECTA: HYMENOPTERA) OF UTTARAKHAND STATE (INDIA): A CHECKLIST WITH SYNONYMIES AND DISTRIBUTION RECORD Rajiv K. Gupta Department of Zoology, Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur 342 005, India E-mail: beesind@gmail.com Received: 27.01.13 Accepted: 20.03.13 Abstract: The study presents a check-list of Apoidea (Insecta: Hymenoptera) recorded from the Uttarakhand State in India. The list consists of 179 species of bees grouped under 32 genera found in the State. The family-wise taxa recorded are: Colletidae – 01 genus with 05 species; Andrenidae Read More …

A NEW SPECIES OF GENUS CERATINA LATREILLE, SUBGENUS CERATINIDIA COCKERELL

A NEW SPECIES OF GENUS CERATINA LATREILLE, SUBGENUS CERATINIDIA COCKERELL & PORTER (HYMENOPTERA: APIDAE), FROM HIMACHAL PRADESH, INDIA *Rajiv K. Gupta, **Vinod K. Mattu and **Arun Kumar *Department of Zoology, Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur, India E-mail: beesind@gmail.com & author for Correspondence **Department of Biosciences, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla (H.P.) Received: 27.01.13 Accepted: 20.03.13 Abstract: There are 31 species of genus Ceratina Latreille subgenus Ceratinidia Cockerell & Porter (Hymenoptera, Apoidea, Apidae, Xylocopinae, Ceratinini), known from oriental region. This list includes Read More …