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Distribution path and Subregions of Ireland (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - North Europe - British Isles - Ireland
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Ireland
Class
Ireland
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 380 families, 2875 genera, 8256 species
Tree
Subclass
Ireland
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 375 families, 2863 genera, 8240 species
Tree
Infraclass
Ireland
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 362 families, 2829 genera, 8176 species
Tree
Superorder
Ireland
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 258 families, 2424 genera, 7365 species
Tree
Order
Ireland
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 36 families, 240 genera, 704 species
Tree
Suborder
Ireland
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 27 families, 162 genera, 411 species
Tree
Infraorder
Ireland
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 13 families, 59 genera, 225 species
Tree
Superfamily
Ireland
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 3 families, 15 genera, 27 species
Tree
Family
Ireland
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 6 genera, 14 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 Ireland
Ancistrocerus gazella (Panzer, 1798)European tube waspSite
Ancistrocerus oviventris (Wesmael, 1836)Info
Ancistrocerus parietinus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Ancistrocerus scoticus (Curtis, 1826)Info
Ancistrocerus trifasciatus (Muller, 1776)Caterpillar-hunting potter waspSite
Dolichovespula norwegica (Fabricius, 1781)Norwegian waspInfo
Dolichovespula sylvestris (Scopoli, 1763)Tree waspSite
Eumenes coarctatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Symmorphus bifasciatus (Linnaeus, 1761)Info
Vespa crabro (Linnaeus, 1758)HornetSite
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
14 Species in Vespidae for Ireland 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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