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Distribution path and Subregions of Germany (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - North Europe - Germany
Subregions: West Germany (North Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia, South Germany)
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Germany
Class
Germany
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 795 families, 8187 genera, 32707 species
Tree
Subclass
Germany
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 790 families, 8168 genera, 32667 species
Tree
Infraclass
Germany
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 702 families, 7946 genera, 32179 species
Tree
Superorder
Germany
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 418 families, 6332 genera, 27530 species
Tree
Order
Germany
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 70 families, 1128 genera, 5242 species
Tree
Suborder
Germany
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 57 families, 980 genera, 4334 species
Tree
Infraorder
Germany
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 23 families, 314 genera, 2016 species
Tree
Superfamily
Germany
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 5 families, 68 genera, 315 species
Tree
Family
Germany
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 30 genera, 158 species
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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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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 Germany
Species with ANext  
Alastor atropos (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Alastor rottensis (Meunier, 1922)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 claripennis -> Ancistrocerus quadratusInfo
Ancistrocerus dusmetiolus (Strand, 1914)Info
Ancistrocerus excisa -> Ancistrocerus parietinusInfo
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 oviventris (Wesmael, 1836)Info
Ancistrocerus parietinus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Ancistrocerus parietum (Linnaeus, 1758)Wall Mason WaspInfo
Ancistrocerus pictipes -> Ancistrocerus gazellaInfo
Ancistrocerus quadratus (Panzer, 1799)Info
Ancistrocerus renimacula (Lepeletier, 1841)Info
Ancistrocerus scoticus (Curtis, 1826)Info
Ancistrocerus thomsoni -> Ancistrocerus ichneumonideusInfo
Ancistrocerus trifasciatus (Muller, 1776)Caterpillar-hunting potter waspSite
Antepipona deflenda (S. S. Saunders, 1853)Info
Antepipona orbitalis (Herrich-schäffer, 1839)Info
Apodynerus troglodytes (Saussure, 1856)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Celonites abbreviatus (Villers, 1789)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
Dolichovespula sylvestris (Scopoli, 1763)Site
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eumenes coarctatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Eumenes coarctatus coarctatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Eumenes coronatus (Panzer, 1799)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 subpomiformis (Bluethgen, 1938)Info
Euodynerus dantici (Rossi, 1790)Info
Euodynerus notatus (Jurine, 1807)Info
Euodynerus posticus (Herrich-schäffer, 1841)Info
Euodynerus quadrifasciatus (Fabricius, 1793)Info
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Gymnomerus laevipes (Shuckard, 1837)Info
Gymnomerus laevipes laevipes (Shuckard, 1837)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hoplomerus serripes -> Odynerus serricrusInfo
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Katamenes arbustorum (Panzer, 1799)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptochilus alpestris (Saussure, 1855)Info
Leptochilus limbiferus achaeus (Gusenleitner, 1970)Info
Leptochilus regulus (Saussure, 1855)Info
Leptochilus tarsatus (Saussure, 1855)Info
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Microdynerus exilis (Herrich-schäffer, 1839)Info
Microdynerus longicollis (Morawitz, 1895)Info
Microdynerus nugdunenesis (Saussure, 1855)Info
Microdynerus nugdunensis (Saussure, 1855)Info
Microdynerus nugdunensis nugdunensis (Saussure, 1855)Info
Microdynerus parvulus (Herrich-schäffer, 1838)Info
Microdynerus timidus (Saussure, 1856)Info
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Nesodynerus molokaiensis (Perkins, 1899)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odynerus alpinus (Von Schulthess, 1897)Info
Odynerus angulatus -> Pseudepipona angulata angulataInfo
Odynerus antigai -> Odynerus eburneofasciatusInfo
Odynerus auratus -> Rhynchalastor auratusInfo
Odynerus callosus (Thomson, 1870)Info
Odynerus caroli (Moravitz, 1885)Info
Odynerus carreti -> Odynerus caroliInfo
Odynerus eburneofasciatus (Dusmet, 1903)Info
Odynerus elegans -> Symmorphus gracilisInfo
Odynerus fragilis -> Apodynerus troglodytesInfo
Odynerus latipennis ()Info
Odynerus melanocephalus (Gmelin, 1790)Info
Odynerus melanocephalus melanocephalus (Gmelin In Linnaeus, 1790)Info
Odynerus miniatus ()Info
Odynerus nugdunenesis (Saussure, 1855)Info
Odynerus pictus -> Rhynchalastor dentisquamaInfo
Odynerus poecilus (Saussure, 1856)Info
Odynerus reniformis (Gmelin, 1790)Info
Odynerus serricrus (Bluethgen, 1963)Info
Odynerus simillimus (Morawitz, 1867)Info
Odynerus spinipes (Linnaeus, 1758)Spiny Mason WaspSite
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachodynerus nasidens (Latreille, 1812)Keyhole waspInfo
Paravespula germanica -> Vespula germanicaInfo
Paravespula rufa -> Vespula rufaInfo
Paravespula rufa schrenckii ()Info
Paravespula vulgaris -> Vespula vulgarisInfo
Polistes actaeon (Haliday, 1836)Info
Polistes atrimandibularis (Zimmermann, 1930)Info
Polistes biglumis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Polistes biglumis bimaculatus (Geoffroy, 1785)Info
Polistes bischoffi (Weyrauch, 1937)Info
Polistes dominula (Christ, 1791)European paper waspInfo
Polistes dominulus -> Polistes dominulaEuropean paper waspSite
Polistes dubia -> Polistes biglumisInfo
Polistes gallicus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Polistes kirbyanus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1915)Info
Polistes nimpha (Christ, 1791)Info
Polistes nimphus -> Polistes nimphaInfo
Polistes opinabilis -> Polistes nimphaInfo
Polistes primitiva (O. Heer, 1865)Info
Polistes rossi (Bohart, 1949)Info
Polistes signata (G. Statz, 1936)Info
Polochrum repandum (Spinola, 1805)Info
Pseudepipona angulata angulata (Saussure, 1856)Info
Pseudepipona herrichii (Saussure, 1856)Purbeck Mason-waspInfo
Pterocheilus phaleratus -> Nesodynerus molokaiensisInfo
Pterocheilus phaleratus phaleratus (Panzer, 1797)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhynchalastor auratus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Rhynchalastor bluethgeni (Vecht, 1971)Info
Rhynchalastor clypeopictus (Kostylev, 1940)Info
Rhynchalastor dentisquama (Thomson, 1870)Info
Rhynchalastor orenburgensis (André, 1874)Info
Rhynchalastor picticrus (Thomson, 1874)Info
Rhynchalastor steckianus (Schulthess, 1897)Info
Rhynchalastor xanthomelas (Herrich-schäffer, 1839)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sphaericites concameratus (A. Bode, 1953)Info
Stenodynerus bluethgeni -> Rhynchalastor bluethgeniInfo
Stenodynerus chevrieranus (Saussure, 1855)Info
Stenodynerus clypeopictus -> Rhynchalastor clypeopictusInfo
Stenodynerus dentisquama -> Rhynchalastor dentisquamaInfo
Stenodynerus orenburgensis -> Rhynchalastor orenburgensisInfo
Stenodynerus picticrus -> Rhynchalastor picticrusInfo
Stenodynerus steckianus -> Rhynchalastor steckianusInfo
Stenodynerus totonacus (Saussure, 1857)Info
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 fuscipes (Herrich-schäffer, 1838)Info
Symmorphus gracilis (Brullé, 1832)Info
Symmorphus murarius (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Symmorphus murarius nidulator ()Info
Synagris tropidia -> Tricarinodynerus ventralisInfo
Species with VBack  Top
Vespa bilineata (G. Statz, 1936)Info
Vespa cordifera (G. Statz, 1936)Info
Vespa crabro (Linnaeus, 1758)HornetSite
Vespa crabro germana (Christ, 1791)European hornetInfo
Vespa germanica -> Vespula germanicaInfo
Vespa media (Olivier, 1791)Info
Vespa nigra (G. Statz, 1936)Info
Vespa norwegica (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Vespa rufa (Linnæus, 1758)Info
Vespa saxonica -> Dolichovespula adulterinaInfo
Vespa sylvestris (Scopoli, 1763)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
158 Species in Vespidae for Germany 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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