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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Orussidae (Parasitic wood wasps) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 248 families, 2118 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 247 families, 2117 genera, 4994 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 238 families, 2063 genera, 4856 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 177 families, 1810 genera, 4498 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 32 families, 191 genera, 332 species
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 30 families, 185 genera, 324 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Orussomorpha (Rasnitsyn, 1980)
 1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Orussoidea (Benson, 1955)
 1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Orussidae (Newman, 1834) (Parasitic wood wasps) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 species
Tree
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Genera23    worldwide
Species102    worldwide
Common namesParasitic wood wasps, Parasitic Woodwasps, Orussid wasps
Finnish namesLoissahiaiset
Swedish namesParasitväxtsteklar
AuthorNewman, 1834
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


CountriesAlbania, Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guinea, Hungary, Indonesia, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Latvia, Liberia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Morocco, Mozambique, New Zealand, Nigeria, Panama, Poland, Romania, Russia, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesOrussidae in faunaeur.org
Orussidae in itis.gov
Orussidae in dyntaxa.se
Orussidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Orussidae in Sierra Leone
Orussus scutator (Benson, 1955)Info
1 Species in Orussidae for Sierra Leone listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderHymenoptera
Wasps, Bees, Ants, Sawflies, Ants and wasps
SuborderApocrita
True wasps, Bees, Ants, Narrow-waisted hymenopterans, Parasitic wasps, Wasps
InfraorderOrussomorpha
SuperfamilyOrussoidea
FamilyOrussidae
Parasitic wood wasps, Parasitic Woodwasps, Orussid wasps
AuthorNewman, 1834

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