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Distribution path and Subregions of French Guiana (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - French Guiana
Subregions: Cayenne
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in French Guiana
Class
French Guiana
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 262 families, 3630 genera, 11063 species
Tree
Subclass
French Guiana
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 261 families, 3629 genera, 11062 species
Tree
Infraclass
French Guiana
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 250 families, 3586 genera, 10992 species
Tree
Superorder
French Guiana
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 165 families, 3027 genera, 9985 species
Tree
Order
French Guiana
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 22 families, 187 genera, 728 species
Tree
Suborder
French Guiana
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 22 families, 187 genera, 728 species
Tree
Infraorder
French Guiana
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 11 families, 152 genera, 666 species
Tree
Superfamily
French Guiana
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 3 families, 24 genera, 114 species
Tree
Family
French Guiana
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 22 genera, 83 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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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 French Guiana
Species with ANext  
Agelaia angulata (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Agelaia cajennensis (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Agelaia hamiltoni (Richards, 1978)Info
Agelaia myrmecophila (Ducke, 1905)Info
Agelaia pallipes (Olivier, 1792)Info
Alphamenes campanulatus (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Angiopolybia pallens (Lepeletier, 1836)Info
Apoica albimacula (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Apoica arborea (Saussure, 1854)Info
Apoica flavissima (Van Der Vecht, 1972)Info
Apoica gelida (Vecht, 1972)Info
Apoica pallens (Fabricius, 1804)Central American Paper WaspInfo
Apoica pallida (Olivier, 1791)Info
Apoica strigata (Richards, 1978)Info
Apoica thoracica (Buysson, 1906)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachygastra augusti (Saussure, 1854)Info
Brachygastra bilineolata (Spinosa, 1841)Info
Brachygastra lecheguana (Latreille, 1824)Info
Brachygastra moebiana (Saussure, 1867)Info
Brachygastra scutellaris (Olivier, 1792)Info
Brachygastra smithii (Saussure, 1853)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chartergellus punctatior (Richards, 1978)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Epipona guerini (Saussure, 1854)Info
Epipona morio ()Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Minixi brasilianum (Saussure, 1875)Info
Mischocyttarus decimus (Richards, 1978)Info
Mischocyttarus injucundus (Saussure, 1854)Info
Mischocyttarus labiatus (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Mischocyttarus rotundicollis (Cameron, 1912)Info
Montezumia azurescens (Spinosa, 1851)Info
Montezumia dimidiata (Saussure, 1852)Info
Montezumia leprieurii (Spinosa, 1841)Info
Montezumia liliacea (Gribodo, 1891)Info
Montezumia nigriceps (Spinosa, 1841)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Omicron conclamatum (Giordani Soika, 1978)Info
Omicron paranymphum (Zavattari, 1912)Info
Omicron ypsilon (Giordani Soika, 1978)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachodynerus nasidens (Latreille, 1812)Keyhole waspInfo
Pachymenes ghilianii (Spinosa, 1851)Info
Pachymenes orellanae vardyi (Giordani Soika, 1990)Info
Pararaphidoglossa confluenta (Fox, 1899)Info
Pararaphidoglossa invenusta (Fox, 1899)Info
Polistes bicolor (Lepeletier, 1836)Info
Polistes billardieri (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Polistes canadensis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Polistes carnifex rufipennis (Latreille, 1817)Info
Polistes deceptor (Schulz, 1905)Info
Polistes infuscatus (Lepeletier, 1836)Info
Polistes occipitalis (Ducke, 1904)Info
Polistes subsericeus (Saussure, 1854)Info
Polistes testaceicolor (Bequard, 1937)Info
Polybia affinis (Buysson, 1908)Info
Polybia belemensis (Richards, 1970)Info
Polybia bistriata (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Polybia dimidiata (Olivier, 1791)Info
Polybia flavifrons hecuba (Richards, 1951)Info
Polybia jurinei (Saussure, 1854)Info
Polybia liliacea (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Polybia micans (Ducke, 1904)Info
Polybia occidentalis (Olivier, 1791)Info
Polybia occidentalis cinctus (Prov., 1888)Info
Polybia quadricincta (Saussure, 1854)Info
Polybia rejecta (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Polybia sericea (Olivier, 1792)Info
Polybia striata (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Protopolybia chartergoides (Gribodo, 1891)Info
Protopolybia exigua exigua ()Info
Protopolybia sedula (Saussure, 1854)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhopalosoma guianense (Schulz, 1906)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Santamenes novarae (Saussure, 1867)Info
Santamenes santanna (Saussure, 1867)Info
Synoeca surinama (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zeta argillaceum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Zethus biglumis (Spinosa, 1841)Info
Zethus binodis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Zethus carbonarius (Smith, 1857)Info
Zethus clypearis solaris (Zavattari, 1912)Info
Zethus dubius (Smith, 1857)Info
Zethus imperfectus (Fox, 1899)Info
Zethus miscogaster (Saussure, 1852)Info
Zethus romandinus (Saussure, 1852)Info
Zethus toltecus segmentalis (Ihering, 1911)Info
Zethus trispinosus (Zavattari, 1912)Info
83 Species in Vespidae for French Guiana 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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