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Definition of the noun Anthophora retusa
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Anthophora retusa is a species of Anthophora, described by Linnaeus in 1758.
- synonyms: species Anthophora retusa / Amegilla monacha / species Amegilla monacha / Apis retusa / species Apis retusa / Megilla monacha / species Megilla monacha
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Hymenoptera
- family: Apidae
- genus: Anthophora
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
ANTHophora RETUSA, the apis retusa of Linnaeus and Kirby, is a British insect, and builds its nest in hard banks of clay or gravel, and even, according to Ray, in stone walls. It contains several oval cells, lined with a thin white membrane, ...
The micrographic dictionary; a guide to the examination of microscopic objects, by J.W. Griffith and A. Henfrey (1856)
by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey
Sting and poison apparatus of mason-bee ( Anthophora retusa). a, b, sheath of sting ; c, reservoir ; d, duct ; e,f, secretory organs.
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
Anthophora Retusa, (Apis retusa of Linnajtis ...
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