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Distribution path and Subregions of Indian Ocean islands (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Indian Ocean islands
Subregions: Comoro Islands (Comoros), Madagascar (Antananarivo Province, Antsiranana Province, Fianarantsoa Province, Toliara Province), Mauritius, Réunion, Seychelles (Coralline Seychelles, Mahé)
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Indian Ocean islands
Class
Indian Ocean islands
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 508 families, 7028 genera, 28296 species
Tree
Subclass
Indian Ocean islands
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 500 families, 7012 genera, 28273 species
Tree
Infraclass
Indian Ocean islands
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 486 families, 6942 genera, 28048 species
Tree
Superorder
Indian Ocean islands
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 327 families, 5593 genera, 24527 species
Tree
Order
Indian Ocean islands
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 56 families, 899 genera, 3496 species
Tree
Suborder
Indian Ocean islands
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 53 families, 896 genera, 3492 species
Tree
Infraorder
Indian Ocean islands
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 24 families, 311 genera, 1757 species
Tree
Superfamily
Indian Ocean islands
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 5 families, 82 genera, 260 species
Tree
Family
Indian Ocean islands
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 18 genera, 100 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 Indian Ocean islands
Species with ANext  
Antepipona hova (Saussure, 1900)Info
Antepipona seyrigi (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Anterhynchium grandidieri (Saussure, 1890)Info
Anterhynchium madecassum (Saussure, 1852)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Belanogaster eumenoides ()Info
Belonogaster ambiko (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Belonogaster apicalis (Saussure, 1900)Info
Belonogaster betsileo (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Belonogaster bicolor (Saussure, 1900)Info
Belonogaster brevipetiolata (Saussure, 1891)Info
Belonogaster confusa (Kojima, 2001)Info
Belonogaster dayi (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Belonogaster discifera (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Belonogaster erythrocephala (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Belonogaster eumenoides (Saussure, 1891)Info
Belonogaster fanemitra (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Belonogaster ferruginea (Richards, 1982)Info
Belonogaster guerini (Saussure, 1853)Info
Belonogaster hildebrandti (Saussure, 1891)Info
Belonogaster madecassa (Saussure, 1853)Info
Belonogaster malagassa (De Saussure, 1900)Info
Belonogaster mandraka (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Belonogaster maromandia (Richards, 1982)Info
Belonogaster ornata (Saussure, 1900)Info
Belonogaster pomicolor (De Saussure, 1900)Info
Belonogaster prasina (Saussure, 1891)Info
Belonogaster schulthessi (Kojima, 2001)Info
Belonogaster scutifera (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Belonogaster tanosy (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Belonogaster tipuliformis (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Belonogaster trandraka (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Belonogaster vadoni (Hensen & Blommers, 1987)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Clypearia pruinosa -> Clypeasta pruinosaInfo
Cyrteumenes floricola (Saussure, 1891)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Euodynerus seychellensis -> Knemodynerus seychellensisInfo
Euodynerus trilobus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Knemodynerus aequabilis (Gusenleitner, 1995)Info
Knemodynerus farquharensis (Cameron, 1907)Info
Knemodynerus sechellensis (Dalla Torre, 1904)Info
Knemodynerus seychellensis (Dalla Torre, 1904)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labus bekilyensis ()Info
Leptochilus limbiferus achaeus (Gusenleitner, 1970)Info
Leptomenes extremus (Gusenleitner, 2005)Info
Leptomenes schulthessianus (Saussure, 1890)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odynerus adulescens (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Odynerus antisrabensis (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Odynerus hyalinelamellatus (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Odynerus parvilamellatus (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Odynerus pensus (Giordani Soika, 1937)Info
Odynerus puer (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Odynerus sakalavus (De Saussure, 1890)Info
Odynerus vatondrangyensis (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Odynerus viridipictus (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Polistes albicinctus (De Saussure, 1890)Info
Polistes albocalcaratus (Buysson, 1905)Info
Polistes bituberculatus (Buysson, 1905)Info
Polistes macaensis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Polistes macaensis or ()Info
Polistes madecassus (Saussure, 1853)Info
Polistes olivaceus (De Geer, 1773)Macao paper waspInfo
Polistes saussurei (Dalla Torre, 1894)Info
Polistes sikorae (Saussure, 1900)Info
Polistes stenopus stenopus (Van Der Vecht, 1972)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhynchium brunneum (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Ropalidia anarchia (Saussure, 1853)Info
Ropalidia anarchica (De Saussure, 1853)Info
Ropalidia atra (Saussure, 1890)Info
Ropalidia bicincta (Saussure, 1890)Info
Ropalidia carinata (Saussure, 1890)Info
Ropalidia constitutionalis (Saussure, 1853)Info
Ropalidia democratica (Saussure, 1853)Info
Ropalidia dubia (Saussure, 1853)Info
Ropalidia ducalis (Saussure, 1900)Info
Ropalidia formosa (Saussure, 1854)Info
Ropalidia fraterna (Saussure, 1900)Info
Ropalidia galimatia (Saussure, 1853)Info
Ropalidia grandidieri (Saussure, 1890)Info
Ropalidia interjecta (Saussure, 1900)Info
Ropalidia minor (Saussure, 1900)Info
Ropalidia nilssoni (Giordani Soika, 1991)Info
Ropalidia nitidula (Saussure, 1890)Info
Ropalidia obscurior (Giordani Soika, 1991)Info
Ropalidia phalansterica (Saussure, 1853)Info
Ropalidia prasina (Saussure, 1900)Info
Ropalidia pulchella (Saussure, 1900)Info
Ropalidia ranavali (Saussure, 1890)Info
Ropalidia regina (Saussure, 1900)Info
Ropalidia sakalava (Saussure, 1900)Info
Ropalidia saussurei (Kojima, 1998)Info
Ropalidia schulthessi (Saussure, 1890)Info
Ropalidia scottiana (Saussure, 1890)Info
Ropalidia shestakovi (Von Schulthess, 1931)Info
Ropalidia subclavata (Saussure, 1890)Info
Ropalidia variabilis (Saussure, 1890)Info
Ropalidia velutina (Saussure, 1890)Info
Ropalidia venustula (Saussure, 1900)Info
Ropalidia vetripennis (De Saussure, 1890)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Subancistrocerus sichelii (Saussure, 1856)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vespa orientalis (Linnaeus, 1771)Oriental hornetInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zethus madecassus (Schulthess, 1907)Info
100 Species in Vespidae for Indian Ocean islands 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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