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Distribution path and Subregions of Afghanistan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - South Asia - Afghanistan
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Afghanistan
Class
Afghanistan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 294 families, 1984 genera, 4768 species
Tree
Subclass
Afghanistan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 291 families, 1977 genera, 4759 species
Tree
Infraclass
Afghanistan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 288 families, 1974 genera, 4755 species
Tree
Superorder
Afghanistan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 210 families, 1608 genera, 4039 species
Tree
Order
Afghanistan
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 33 families, 161 genera, 473 species
Tree
Suborder
Afghanistan
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 30 families, 157 genera, 469 species
Tree
Infraorder
Afghanistan
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 14 families, 90 genera, 366 species
Tree
Superfamily
Afghanistan
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 4 families, 25 genera, 36 species
Tree
Family
Afghanistan
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 9 genera, 16 species
Site
Tree
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Genera395    worldwide
Species11.031    worldwide
Common namesSocial Wasps, Potter Wasps, Yellowjackets, Paper wasps, Hornets, Paper, Potter & Pollen wasps, Wasps, Mason Wasps, Pollen Wasps, Vespid wasps
German namesFaltenwespen, Echte Wespen, Soziale Faltenwespen, Feldwespen
Dutch namesPlooivleugelwespen, Plooivleugel wespen
Danish namesGedehamse, Egentlige hvepse
Finnish namesYhteiskunta-ampiaiset, Ampiaiset
Swedish namesGetingar
Italian namesVespe
AuthorLeach, 1815
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesVespidae in bie.ala.org.au
Vespidae in faunaeur.org
Vespidae in itis.gov
Vespidae in dyntaxa.se
Vespidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Vespidae in Afghanistan
Dolichovespula arenaria (Fabricius, 1775)Aerial yellowjacketInfo
Dolichovespula sylvestris (Scopoli, 1763)Site
Dolichovespula sylvestris (Scopoli, 1763)Tree waspSite
Eumenes affinissimus (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Eumenes mediterraneus (Kriechbaumer, 1879)Site
Eustenancistrocerus israelensis (Giordani Soika, 1952)Info
Katamenes flavigularis (Bluethgen, 1951)Info
Paravespula germanica -> Vespula germanicaInfo
Polistes dominula (Christ, 1791)European paper waspInfo
Polistes eburneus (Bequard, 1943)Info
Polistes gallicus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Polistes omissa -> Polistes gallicusInfo
Tachyancistrocerus komarowi bushirensis ()Info
Vespa orientalis (Linnaeus, 1771)Oriental hornetInfo
Vespa tropica (Linnaeus, 1758)Greater banded hornetInfo
Vespula germanica (Fabricius, 1793)European waspSite
16 Species in Vespidae for Afghanistan 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
InfraorderAculeata
Stinging wasps
SuperfamilyVespoidea
Vespoid wasps, Yellowjackets, Hornets, Paper Wasps, Potter Wasps, Mason Wasps, Pollen Wasps, Velvet ants, Spider wasps, Social wasps, Mud wasps
FamilyVespidae
Social Wasps, Potter Wasps, Yellowjackets, Paper wasps, Hornets, Paper, Potter & Pollen wasps, Wasps, Mason Wasps, Pollen Wasps, Vespid wasps
AuthorLeach, 1815

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