Apis (Apis) mellifera siciliana

Grassi 1881

Taxon referenced in page Apis of the world
Author(s) : Pauly A.
The Sicilian Honey Bee

Name reinstated by Engel 1999

Apis siciliana Grassi 1881
Apis mellifica variety siziliana Buttel-Reepen 1906. Unjustified emendation.
Apis sicula Montagano 1911.

Distribution: island of Sicily in the Mediterranean Sea.