Megachile picicornis 

Scope: Europe
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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Megachilidae

Scientific Name: Megachile picicornis Morawitz, 1853
Taxonomic Notes: The valid name of M. picicornis may be M. marginata Smith (C. Praz pers. comm. 2014).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient (Regional assessment) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2014
Date Assessed: 2014-02-16
Assessor(s): Dewulf, A. & Praz, C.
Reviewer(s): Nieto, A., GarcĂ­a, M. & Michez, D.

European regional assessment: Data Deficient (DD)
EU 27 regional assessment: Data Deficient (DD)

Listed as Data Deficient as there is no information available on the population size, trends, habitat, ecology and threats. Research should be conducted in order to determine the status of this species.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is present in south-western Europe and Albania (Ascher and Pickering 2014), as well as Central Asia.
Countries occurrence:
Albania; France (France (mainland)); Italy (Italy (mainland), Sardegna, Sicilia); Spain (Spain (mainland))
Additional data:
Range Map:19198722-1

Population [top]

Population:There is no information available for the population size and trend of this species.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:There is no information available on the habitat and ecology of this species.

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: This species is not traded or exploited commercially.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The threats to this species are not known.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The species is not listed in any National Red Lists or Red Data Books. There are no conservation actions in place for this species, and it is unknown whether its distribution overlaps with any protected areas throughout its range. Further research should be conducted to determine the population size and trends, habitat and ecology, and threats to the species, as well as some taxonomic studies to determine what is the valid name of this species.

Citation: Dewulf, A. & Praz, C. 2014. Megachile picicornis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T19198722A50140917. . Downloaded on 24 March 2018.
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