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Table 4 Most-visited plants by stingless bees, according to beekeepers from the communities of Ipiranga and Gurugi, state of Paraíba

From: Meliponiculture in Quilombola communities of Ipiranga and Gurugi, Paraíba state, Brazil: an ethnoecological approach

Family Scientifc names Local name Habit
Fabaceae Bowdichia virgilioides Kunth Sucupira Arboreous
Fabaceae Mimosa caesalpiniifolia Benth. Sabiá Arboreous
Myrtaceae Psidium guajava L. Goiabeira Arboreous
Myrtaceae Psidium cattleianum Sabine Araça Shrub
Anacardiaceae Tapirira guianensis Aubl. Cupiúba Arboreous
--- Non-identified Gobiraba Arboreous
Myrtaceae Eugenia uniflora L. Pitangueira Shrub
Rutaceae Citrus sp. Laranjeira Arboreous
Bignoniaceae Handroanthus impetiginosus (Mart. ex DC.) Mattos Pau d’arco Arboreous
Sapindaceae Talisia esculenta (Cambess.) Radlk. Pitomba Arboreous
Fabaceae Apuleia leiocarpa (Vogel) J.F.Macbr. Jitaí Arboreous
Clusiaceae Symphonia globulifera L.f. Gulandi Arboreous
Anacardiaceae Spondias sp. (Engl.) Engl. Cajazeira Arboreous
Anacardiaceae Mangifera indica L. Mangueira Arboreous
Myrtaceae Syzygium sp. Gaertn. Jambo Arboreous
Arecaceae Cocos nucifera L. Coqueiro Arboreous
Anacardiaceae Anacardium ocidentale L. Cajueiro Arboreous