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Distribution path and Subregions of Ghana (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Ghana
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Ghana
Class
Ghana
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 300 families, 2800 genera, 7468 species
Tree
Subclass
Ghana
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 299 families, 2799 genera, 7467 species
Tree
Infraclass
Ghana
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 286 families, 2740 genera, 7328 species
Tree
Superorder
Ghana
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 199 families, 2204 genera, 6336 species
Tree
Order
Ghana
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 34 families, 255 genera, 702 species
Tree
Suborder
Ghana
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 32 families, 252 genera, 693 species
Tree
Infraorder
Ghana
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 14 families, 139 genera, 502 species
Tree
Superfamily
Ghana
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 4 families, 37 genera, 82 species
Tree
Family
Ghana
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 18 genera, 38 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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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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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)

Species overview - Checklist for Vespidae in Ghana
Afreumenes aethiopicus aethiopicus (Saussure, 1852)Info
Ancistrocerus zairensis ferrugineopetiolatus ()Info
Antepipona albocincta (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Antepipona cingulifera (Walker, 1871)Info
Antepipona fervida (Saussure, 1856)Info
Antepipona guichardi (Giordani Soika, 1979)Info
Antepipona mucronata (Saussure, 1862)Info
Antepipona squamigera (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Antepipona tropicalis (Saussure, 1853)Info
Antodynerus ardens ardens (Guérin, 1848)Info
Antodynerus bellatulus bellatulus (De Saussure, 1853)Info
Antodynerus bellatulus brunneolus (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
Antodynerus coenii (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Antodynerus sheffieldi marginifasciatus (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Belanogaster junceius ()Info
Belanogaster junceus ()Info
Belonogaster brunnea brunnea ()Info
Belonogaster grisea (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Belonogaster juncea juncea (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Belonogaster macilenta (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Eumenes fuellebornianus langi (Bequard, 1918)Info
Knemodynerus expressus (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Knemodynerus pseudolateralis -> Knemodynerus expressusInfo
Leptomenes richardsi (Giordani Soika, 1975)Info
Micreumenes curriei curriei (Ashmead, 1902)Info
Micreumenes glaber glaber (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Micreumenes kelneri (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Ovodynerus humeralis (Giordani Soika, 1990)Info
Paramisehocyttarus buyssoni ()Info
Polybioides tabidus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Proepipona lateralis (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Pseudonortonia gambiensis (Meade-waldo, 1911)Info
Pseudonortonia kibonotensis kibonotensis (Cameron, 1910)Info
Pseudonortonia malelensis (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Raphiglossa tibestica (Giordani Soika, 1974)Info
Synagris huberti huberti ()Info
Synagris rufopicta (Tullgren, 1904)Info
Tricarinodynerus ventralis (Saussure, 1890)Info
38 Species in Vespidae for Ghana 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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