Nesoprosopis nivalis Perkins, 1899:83-84



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Invalid (junior homonym of H. nivalis (Morawitz, 1867)). Replacement name: Hylaeus nivicola Meade-Waldo, 1923.


Conservation Status

Invalid (junior homonym)



Hawaiian Islands, USA












Original scientific description:

Perkins, R. C. L. (1899). Hymenoptera, Aculeata. Pages 1-115 in D. Sharp (editor). Fauna Hawaiiensis or the Zoology of the Sandwich (Hawaiian) Isles, Vol 1, Part 1. Cambridge University Press, U. K.


Other references:

Daly, H. V., and K. N. Magnacca. 2003. Insects of Hawaii, Vol. 17: Hawaiian Hylaeus (Nesoprosopis) Bees (Hymenoptera: Apoidea). University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu. 234 pp.

Magnacca, K.N. 2007. Conservation status of the endemic bees of Hawai'i, Hylaeus (Nesoprosopis) (Hymenoptera: Colletidae). Pacific Science 61(2):173-190.


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