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Melipona compressipes

Prey / Diet

Jacaranda copaia[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Ara chloropterus (Red-and-green Macaw)1
Ara macao (Scarlet Macaw)1
Bombus brevivillus1
Bombus transversalis1
Eulaema meriana1
Eulaema nigrita1


South America;



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1THE IMPORTANCE OF SOLITARY BEES ON THE REPRODUCTIVE BIOLOGY OF TIMBER TREES AT THE TAPAJÓS NATIONAL FOREST, BRAZIL, Márcia Motta Maués, Milene Silva de Souza, Milton Kanashiro, Solitary Bees – Conservation, Rearing and Management for Pollination, International Workshop on Solitary Bees and Their Role in Pollination, held in Beberibe, Ceará, Brazil, in April 2004, pp. 241-254
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