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Distribution path and Subregions of Austria (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - West Europe - Austria
Subregions: Styria
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Austria
Class
Austria
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 494 families, 5901 genera, 23333 species
Tree
Subclass
Austria
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 492 families, 5886 genera, 23315 species
Tree
Infraclass
Austria
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 475 families, 5837 genera, 23150 species
Tree
Superorder
Austria
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 346 families, 4933 genera, 20615 species
Tree
Order
Austria
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 59 families, 686 genera, 3166 species
Tree
Suborder
Austria
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 48 families, 560 genera, 2422 species
Tree
Infraorder
Austria
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 19 families, 238 genera, 1491 species
Tree
Superfamily
Austria
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 4 families, 68 genera, 275 species
Tree
Family
Austria
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 36 genera, 140 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
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Ecozones:

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Nearctic
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Mesozoic


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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)

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Species overview - Checklist for Vespidae in Austria
Species with ANext  
Alastor biegelebeni -> Alastor mocsaryiInfo
Alastor mocsaryi (André, 1884)Info
Alastor seidenstueckeri (Bluethgen, 1956)Info
Allodynerus delphinalis (Giraud, 1866)Info
Allodynerus floricola (Saussure, 1853)Info
Allodynerus rossii (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Ancistrocerus antilope (Panzer, 1798)Site
Ancistrocerus auctus (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Ancistrocerus auctus renimacula ()Info
Ancistrocerus claripennis -> Ancistrocerus quadratusInfo
Ancistrocerus dusmetiolus (Strand, 1914)Info
Ancistrocerus gazella (Panzer, 1798)European tube waspSite
Ancistrocerus ichneumonideus (Ratzeburg, 1844)Info
Ancistrocerus melanocerus (Dalla Torre, 1894)Info
Ancistrocerus nigricornis -> Ancistrocerus melanocerusSite
Ancistrocerus oviventris (Wesmael, 1836)Info
Ancistrocerus oviventris caucasicus (Gusenleitner, 1994)Info
Ancistrocerus oviventris oviventris (Wesmael, 1836)Info
Ancistrocerus parietinus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Ancistrocerus parietum (Linnaeus, 1758)Wall Mason WaspInfo
Ancistrocerus quadratus (Panzer, 1799)Info
Ancistrocerus reconditus (Gusenleitner, 1983)Info
Ancistrocerus renimacula (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Ancistrocerus scoticus (Curtis, 1826)Info
Ancistrocerus trifasciatus (Muller, 1776)Caterpillar-hunting potter waspSite
Antepipona deflenda (S. S. Saunders, 1853)Info
Antepipona orbitalis (Herrich-schäffer, 1839)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Celonites abbreviatus (Villers, 1789)Info
Cyrtolabulus gracilis (Kohl, 1906)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Discoelius dufourii (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Discoelius zonalis (Panzer, 1801)Info
Dolichovespula adulterina (Du Buysson, 1905)Parasitic yellowjacketInfo
Dolichovespula media (Retzius, 1783)Median waspSite
Dolichovespula norwegica (Fabricius, 1781)Norwegian waspInfo
Dolichovespula omissa (Bischoff, 1931)Info
Dolichovespula saxonica (Fabricius, 1793)Saxon waspInfo
Dolichovespula sylvestris (Scopoli, 1763)Tree waspSite
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Ectopioglossa ovalis (Giordani Soika, 1993)Info
Eumenes coarctatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Eumenes coarctatus lunulatus (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Eumenes coronatus (Panzer, 1799)Info
Eumenes coronatus corruetus (Gusenleitner, 1972)Info
Eumenes exiguus (De Saussure, 1856)Info
Eumenes lunulatus (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Eumenes mediterraneus (Kriechbaumer, 1879)Site
Eumenes papillarius (Christ, 1791)Info
Eumenes pedunculatus (Panzer, 1799)Info
Eumenes pomiformis (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Eumenes sareptanus (André, 1884)Info
Eumenes sareptanus insolatus (Müller, 1923)Info
Eumenes subpomiformis (Bluethgen, 1938)Info
Euodynerus curictensis (Bluethgen, 1940)Info
Euodynerus dantici (Rossi, 1790)Info
Euodynerus disconotatus (Lichtenstein, 1884)Info
Euodynerus notatus (Jurine, 1807)Info
Euodynerus quadrifasciatus (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Euodynerus quadrifasciatus atripes (Giordani Soika, 1976)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gymnomerus laevipes (Shuckard, 1837)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hemipterochilus bembeciformis (Morawitz, 1867)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jucancistrocerus jucundus (Mocsáry, 1883)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Katamenes arbustorum (Panzer, 1799)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptochilus alpestris (Saussure, 1855)Info
Leptochilus regulus (Saussure, 1855)Info
Lissodynerus agilis novaeguineae (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
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Micreumenes annulipes (Cameron, 1910)Info
Microdynerus exilis (Herrich-schäffer, 1839)Info
Microdynerus longicollis (Morawitz, 1895)Info
Microdynerus nugdunensis (Saussure, 1855)Info
Microdynerus parvulus (Herrich-schäffer, 1838)Info
Microdynerus timidus (Saussure, 1856)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nesodynerus molokaiensis (Perkins, 1899)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odynerus alpinus (Von Schulthess, 1897)Info
Odynerus femoratus (Saussure, 1856)Info
Odynerus melanocephalus (Gmelin, 1790)Info
Odynerus poecilus (Saussure, 1856)Info
Odynerus reniformis (Gmelin, 1790)Info
Odynerus simillimus (Morawitz, 1867)Info
Odynerus spinipes (Linnaeus, 1758)Spiny Mason WaspSite
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parachilus biglumis -> Pterocheilus biglumisInfo
Paragymnomerus spiricornis (Spinola, 1808)Info
Paravespula germanica -> Vespula germanicaInfo
Paravespula rufa schrenckii ()Info
Paravespula vulgaris -> Vespula vulgarisInfo
Parodontodynerus ephippium (Klug, 1817)Info
Polistes associus (Kohl, 1898)Info
Polistes atrimandibularis (Zimmermann, 1930)Info
Polistes attavina (Heer, 1849)Info
Polistes biglumis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Polistes bischoffi (Weyrauch, 1937)Info
Polistes dominula (Christ, 1791)European paper waspInfo
Polistes dominulus -> Polistes dominulaEuropean paper waspSite
Polistes gallicus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Polistes nimpha (Christ, 1791)Info
Polistes saussurei (Dalla Torre, 1894)Info
Polistes semenowi (Morawitz, 1889)Info
Polistes sulcifer (Zimmerman, 1930)Cuckoo waspInfo
Polochrum repandum (Spinola, 1805)Info
Polybia singularis (Ducke, 1909)Info
Pseudepipona herrichii (Saussure, 1856)Purbeck Mason-waspInfo
Pseudomasaris zonalis (Cresson, 1864)Info
Pterocheilus biglumis (Saussure, 1852)Info
Pterocheilus dives (Rad., 1876)Info
Pterocheilus phaleratus -> Nesodynerus molokaiensisInfo
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Rhynchalastor bluethgeni (Vecht, 1971)Info
Rhynchalastor clypeopictus (Kostylev, 1940)Info
Rhynchalastor laticinctus (Gusenleitner, 1981)Info
Rhynchalastor laticinctus serus (Gusenleitner, 1981)Info
Rhynchalastor orenburgensis (André, 1874)Info
Rhynchalastor picticrus (Thomson, 1874)Info
Rhynchalastor punctifrons (Thomson, 1874)Info
Rhynchalastor steckianus (Schulthess, 1897)Info
Rhynchalastor xanthomelas (Herrich-schäffer, 1839)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Stenodynerus bluethgeni -> Rhynchalastor bluethgeniInfo
Stenodynerus chevrieranus (Saussure, 1855)Info
Stenodynerus clypeopictus -> Rhynchalastor clypeopictusInfo
Stenodynerus laticinctus -> Rhynchalastor laticinctusInfo
Stenodynerus orenburgensis -> Rhynchalastor orenburgensisInfo
Stenodynerus picticrus -> Rhynchalastor picticrusInfo
Stenodynerus punctifrons -> Rhynchalastor punctifronsInfo
Stenodynerus steckianus -> Rhynchalastor steckianusInfo
Stenodynerus xanthomelas -> Rhynchalastor xanthomelasInfo
Symmorphus allobrogus (Saussure, 1855)Info
Symmorphus angustatus (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Symmorphus bifasciatus (Linnaeus, 1761)Info
Symmorphus connexus (Curtis, 1826)Info
Symmorphus crassicornis (Panzer, 1798)Info
Symmorphus debilitatus (Saussure, 1855)Info
Symmorphus declivis (Harttig, 1932)Info
Symmorphus gracilis (Brullé, 1832)Info
Symmorphus murarius (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with VBack  Top
Vespa crabro (Linnaeus, 1758)HornetSite
Vespa crabro germana (Christ, 1791)European hornetInfo
Vespa germanica -> Vespula germanicaInfo
Vespa luctuosa (Saussure, 1854)Info
Vespa spinipes (Linnæus, 1758)Info
Vespa vulgaris -> Vespula vulgarisInfo
Vespula austriaca (Panzer, 1799)Red Cuckoo WaspInfo
Vespula germanica (Fabricius, 1793)European waspSite
Vespula rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)Red WaspInfo
Vespula vulgaris (Linnaeus, 1758)Common WaspSite
140 Species in Vespidae for Austria listed
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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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