Trigona fimbriata

Smith, F., 1857, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects collected at Sarawak, Borneo; Mount Ophir, Malacca; and at Singapore, by A. R. Wallace., Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 2, pp. 42-88: 52

publication ID

2588

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:D09C3FFA-7EB5-4A2D-A55E-A3229619A2A2

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/387A8402-14F7-2318-B697-A81A441E6A30

treatment provided by

Christiana

scientific name

Trigona fimbriata
status

 

9. Trigona fimbriata  HNS  .

T. capite thorace que femoribus et abdomine basi testaceo-rufis; tibiis tarsisque intermediis et posticis nigris.

Worker, Length 3 1/2 lines. Head rufo-testaceous, the face covered with very short ochraceous pubescence, and sprinkled with longer stiff black hairs; the colour and pubescence of the thorax are similar to that of the head, but the disk is of a rather darker colour, and the black hairs are longer and more rigid; the intermediate and posterior tibiae, and the basal joints of their tarsi, black, the former densely covered with black pubescence, and the latter thickly fringed with the same, the posterior tibiae being very broadly dilated towards their apex; the wings hyaline, their nervures bright ferruginous. Abdomen: the two basal segments rufo-testaceous, their apical margins, as well as the whole of the following segments, nigro-fuscous.

Hab. Singapore.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Apidae

Genus

Trigona