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Table 1 List of some common species in North Africa and Middle East (Louadi et al., 2008; Dathe et al., 2009; Grace, 2010; Bendifallah et al., 2010a; Bendifallah et al., 2012; Kuhlmann et al., 2012; Bendifallah et al., 2013; Shebl et al., 2013; Shebl & Farag, 2015; Bendifallah & Ortiz-Sánchez, 2018; Ascher & Pickering, 2020)

From: The melittology research in Northern Africa and the Middle East: past and present situations

Family Species Distribution
Colletidae Colletes arabicus Kuhlmann, 2002 Saudi Arabia and UAE
Colletes cariniger Pérez, 1903 Libya and Egypt
Colletes coriandri Pérez, 1895 Algeria, Tunisa, Libya, and Egypt
Colletes elegans Noskiewicz, 1936 Morocco, Tunisa, and Egypt
Colletes intricans Spinola, 1838 Morocco, Tunisia, and Egypt
Colletes jejunus Noskiewicz, 1936 Algeria, Egypt, and Jordan
Colletes lacunatus Dours, 1872 Morocco, Tunisa, Libya, Egypt, and UAE
Colletes maroccanus Warncke, 1978 Morocco, Libya, UAE, and Oman
Colletes nanus Friese, 1898 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Sudan, Syria, Jordan, UAE, and Oman
Colletes perezi Morice, 1904 Egypt Jordan, Yemen, and Tunisia
Colletes pseudojejunus Noskiewicz, 1959 Algeria and Egypt
Colletes pumilus Morice, 1904 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia
Hylaeus albonotatus Walker, 1871 Morocco, Algeria Tunisia, Egypt, Jordan, Sudan, Yemen, Oman, and UAE
Hylaeus biarmicus Warncke, 1992 Morocco and Egypt
Hylaeus dinkleri Friese, 1898 Morocco and Egypt
Hylaeus elatus Warncke, 1981 Egypt, Yemen, Oman, and UAE
Hylaeus hameri Dathe, 1995 UAE and Oman
Hylaeus moricei Friese, 1898 Egypt, Syria, and Jordan
Hylaeus angustatus Schenck, 1859 Morocco, Lebanon, and Jordan
Hylaeus sulphuripes Gribodo, 1894 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisa, Libya, and Egypt
Andrenidae Andrena aegyptiaca Friese, 1899 Morocco, Algeria, and Egypt
Andrena aegypticola Friese, 1899 Libya, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Jordan
Andrena albifacies Alfken, 1927 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, and Iraq
Andrena argyreofasciata Schmiedeknecht, 1900 Algria, Tunisa, Libya, and Egypt
Andrena bimaculata Kirby, 1802 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Iraq
Andrena biskrensis Pérez, 1895 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Egypt
Andrena caroli Pérez, 1895 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Egypt
Andrena doursana Dufour, 1853 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, and Egypt
Andrena fuscosa Erichson, 1835 North Africa and UAE
Andrena impunctata Pérez, 1895 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Egypt
Borgatomelissa brevipennis Walker, 1871 Yemen, Saudi Arabia, and UAE
Ceylalictus desertorum Blüthgen, 1925 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Egypt
Ceylalictus punjabensis Cameron, 1907 North Africa, UAE, and Jordan
Ceylalictus variegatus Olivier, 1789 North Africa, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Oman, Bahrain, and UAE
Dufourea nodicornis Warncke, 1979 Egypt , Syria, and Jordan
Dufourea phoenix Ebmer, 2008 Tunisia, UAE
Halictus brunnescens Eversmann, 1852 North Africa, Egypt, and Syria
Halictus cupidus Vachal, 1902 Morocoo, Tunisia, and Egypt
Halictus lucidipennis Smith, 1853 North Africa, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, and UAE
Halictus pici falx Ebmer, 2008 North Africa, Egypt, and Oman.
Halictus aegypticola Strand, 1909 Egypt, Jordan, and Lebanon
Halictus senilis Eversmann, 1852 North Africa, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan
Halictus tibialis Walker, 1871 Egypt, Jordan, Oman, Yemen, and UAE
Lipotriches parca Kohl, 1906 Yemen, Bahrain, Libya, Egypt, Sudan, and UAE
Lasioglossum aegyptiellum Strand, 1909 Libya, Egypt, Syria, and Iraq
Lasioglossum articulare Pérez, 1895 North Africa, Egypt, Jordan, Oman, and UAE.
Lasioglossum decolor Pérez, 1895 Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, and Egypt
Lasioglossum transitorium Schenck, 1870 North Africa, Syria, Jordan, and Egypt
Nomia forbesii Kirby, 1900 Sudan, Yemen, and UAE
Nomia lutea Warncke, 1976 Algeria, Egypt, and Sudan
Nomia zonaria Walker, 1871 Egypt, Sudan, Saudi Arabia, and UAE
Nomioides deceptor Saunders, 1908 North Africa, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and UAE
Nomioides klausi Pesenko, 1983 Algeria, Tunisia, Saudi Arabi, UAE, and Oman
Pseudapis nilotica Smith, 1875 North Africa; Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, UAE, and Jordan
Panurgus nigriscopa Pérez, 1895 Oman, Egypt, Morocco, Algeria, and UAE
Panurgus dentatus Friese, 1901 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya Egypt, Jordan, and Saudi Arbia
Rophites algirus Pérez, 1895 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Lebanon
Systropha diacantha Baker, 1996 Oman and UAE
Systropha androsthenes Baker, 1996 UAE and Saudi Arabia
Sphecodes olivieri Lepeletier, 1825 Morocco, Algeria, Egypt, Omaan, Qatar, and UAE
Sphecodes longuloides Blüthgen, 1923 Morocco, Tunisa, and Algeria
Melittidae Dasypoda albipila Spinola, 1838 Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Oman
Dasypoda hirtipes Fabricius, 1793 North Africa, Egypt, Syria, and Iraq
Dasypoda sinuata Pérez, 1895 North Africa and Egypt
Melitta aegyptiaca Radoszkowski, 1891 Morocco, Tunisia, and Egypt
Melitta schmiedeknechti Friese, 1896 North Africa and Egypt
Promelitta alboclypeata Friese, 1900 Morocco
Megachilidae Anthidium anguliventre Morawitz, 1888 Egypt, Jordan, Syria, and Oman
Anthidium manicatum Linnaeus, 1758 North Africa, Egypt, Syria, and Lebanon
Chelostoma rapunculi Lepeletier, 1841 North Africa, Iraq, Jordan, and Syria
Coelioxys decipiens Spinola, 1838 Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt, Yemen, Oman, and Iraq
Coelioxys haemorrhoa Foerster, 1853 North Africa and Egypt
Eoanthidium bakerorum Engel, 2004 North Africa, Egypt, and UAE
Icteranthidium ferrugineum Fabricius, 1787 Morocoo, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt Oman, Lebanon, Syria, UAE, and Saudi Arabia
Icteranthidium grohmanni Spinola, 1838 Morocoo, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Syria, and Lenanon
Megachile amabilis Cockerell, 1933 Sudan, Egypt, and Oman
Megachile apicalis Spinola, 1808 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, and Iraq
Megachile submucida Alfken, 1926 Egypt and Saudi Arabia
Megachile walkeri Dalla Torre, 1896 Egypt, Oman, Saudi Arabia, and UAE
Osmia alfkenii Ducke, 1899 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Egypt
Osmia caerulescens Linnaeus, 1758 North Africa, Egypt, Jordan, and Syria
Osmia ferruginea Latreille, 1811 North Africa, Egypt, Jordan, and Syria
Osmia latreillei Spinola, 1806 North Africa, Egypt, Syria, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia
Osmia lhotelleriei Pérez, 1887 North Africa, Egypt, Syria, and Jordan
Osmia fasciata Latreille, 1811 Egypt, Jordan, UAE, and Iraq
Osmia gemmea Pérez, 1895 North Africa, Egypt, and Syria
Osmia notata Fabricius 1804 North Africa and Egypt
Stelis aegyptiaca Radoszkowsky, 1876 North Africa, Egypt, and UAE
Stelis phaeoptera Kirby, 1802 Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, and Iraq
Apidae Amegilla albigena Lepeletier, 1841 North Africa, Egypt, Jordan, Syria, and Lebanon
Amegilla quadrifasciata de Villers, 1789 North Africa, Egypt, Syria, Iraq, and Lebanon
Ammobates oraniensis Lepeletier, 1841 North Africa, Egypt, and Jordan
Bombus moscary Kriechbaumer, 1877 Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Syria, and Lebanon
Bombus lapidarius Benoist, 1928 Morocco and Saudi Arabia
Bombus niveatus Kriechbaumer, 1870 Lebanon and Syria
Ceratina citriphila ockerell, 1935 Morocco, Algeria, Egypt, and Yemen
Ceratina parvula Smith, 1854 North Africa, Egypt, Syria, and Jordan
Ceratina tarsata Morawitz, 1872 Morocco, Egypt, Sudan, and Yemen
Eucera notata Lepeletier, 1841 North Africa and Egypt
Eucera cuniculina Klug, 1845 North Africa, Egypt, and Jordan
Nomada fenestrata Lepeletier, 1841 Northern Africa Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, and Iraq
Xylocopa pubescens Spinola, 1838 North Africa, Egypt, Lebanon, Yemen, Jordan, Syria, and Saudi Arabia
Xycolopa aestuans Linnaeus, 1758 Egypt and Sudan
Xylocopa sulcatipes Maa, 1970 Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and UAE