Check List 14(6): 1059-1064, doi: 10.15560/14.6.1059
First record of the orchid bee Euglossa imperialis Cockerell, 1922 (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Euglossina) in Mato Grosso do Sul state, midwestern Brazil
expand article infoJessica Amaral Henrique, Ana Isabel Sobreiro§, Valter Vieira Alves-Júnior
‡ Federal University of Grande Dourados, Dourados, Brazil§ Federal University of Grande Dourados, Lavras, Brazil
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The occurrence of Euglossa imperialis Cockerell, 1922 is recorded for the first time in Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. This paper extends the distribution of the species by about 800 km west of the São Paulo state, its nearest record.

Bait trap; Cerrado domain; Neotropical region; range extension