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Table 2 Stingless bees’ species recorded at the municipality of Nocupétaro, Michoacan, Mexico

From: Diversity, local knowledge and use of stingless bees (Apidae: Meliponini) in the municipality of Nocupétaro, Michoacan, Mexico

Taxon Local name Number of sites/(%) Vegetation types
1. Frieseomelitta nigra Cresson, 1878 Abeja zopilota 12/(75.0) 1,2,3,4,5
2. Scaptotrigona hellwegeri Friese, 1900 Abeja bermeja 10/(62.5) 1,2,3,4,5
3. Geotrigona acapulconis Strand, 1919 Colmena de tierra/Prieta de tierra 8/(50.0) 1,2,3,5
4. Trigonisca sp. Abeja cepimilla 1/(6.3) 5
5. Lestrimelitta chamelensis Ayala, 1999* Abeja limoncilla 1/(6.3) 3
6. Melipona fasciata Latreille, 1811 Colmena real 1/(6.3) 5
7. Nannotrigona perilampiodes Cresson, 1878 Abeja trompetera 1/(6.3) 5
8. Partamona bilineata Say, 1837 Abeja esculcona 1/(6.3) 5
   n = 16 sites  
  1. *New registration.
  2. Vegetation types: 1) Crops; 2) Pastureland; 3) Tropical dry forest; 4) Urban area; 5) Oak forest.