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Distribution path and Subregions of Egypt (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Egypt
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Egypt
Class
Egypt
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 306 families, 1966 genera, 4610 species
Tree
Subclass
Egypt
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 304 families, 1961 genera, 4598 species
Tree
Infraclass
Egypt
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 296 families, 1936 genera, 4547 species
Tree
Superorder
Egypt
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 195 families, 1505 genera, 3745 species
Tree
Order
Egypt
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 34 families, 238 genera, 675 species
Tree
Suborder
Egypt
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 33 families, 236 genera, 673 species
Tree
Infraorder
Egypt
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 17 families, 154 genera, 534 species
Tree
Superfamily
Egypt
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 5 families, 62 genera, 168 species
Tree
Family
Egypt
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 18 genera, 24 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 Egypt
Allodynerus vinciguerrae (Guiglia, 1929)Info
Antepipona cingulifera (Walker, 1871)Info
Chlorodynerus chloroticus (Spinosa, 1838)Info
Cyrtolabulus exiguus (Saussure, 1852)Info
Dolichovespula arenaria (Fabricius, 1775)Aerial yellowjacketInfo
Eumenes dimidiatipennis (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Eumenes mediterraneus (Kriechbaumer, 1879)Site
Eumenes mediterraneus mediterraneus (Kriechbaumer, 1879)Info
Euodynerus diversus (Walker, 1871)Info
Euodynerus salzi (Giordani Soika, 1952)Info
Euodynerus variegatus (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Euodynerus variegatus kruegeri (Schulthess, 1928)Info
Eustenancistrocerus inconstans (Saussure, 1863)Info
Eustenancistrocerus pharao (Saussure, 1863)Info
Jucancistrocerus saharensis (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Knemodynerus rhynchoides inclinans (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Leptochilus duplicatus (Klug, 1835)Info
Odynerus camurus ()Info
Polistes gallicus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Pseudonortonia aegyptiaca (Saussure, 1863)Info
Rhynchium marginellum (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Tachyancistrocerus serenus (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Vespa orientalis (Linnaeus, 1771)Oriental hornetInfo
Xanthodynerus octavus (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
24 Species in Vespidae for Egypt 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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