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Distribution path and Subregions of Lower Cretaceous (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Mesozoic - Cretaceous - Lower Cretaceous
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Lower Cretaceous
Class
Lower Cretaceous
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 570 families, 2052 genera, 3575 species
Tree
Subclass
Lower Cretaceous
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 567 families, 2049 genera, 3572 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lower Cretaceous
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 508 families, 1872 genera, 3334 species
Tree
Superorder
Lower Cretaceous
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 276 families, 1113 genera, 2065 species
Tree
Order
Lower Cretaceous
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 70 families, 289 genera, 540 species
Tree
Suborder
Lower Cretaceous
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 56 families, 213 genera, 406 species
Tree
Infraorder
Lower Cretaceous
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 22 families, 61 genera, 114 species
Tree
Superfamily
Lower Cretaceous
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 7 families, 15 genera, 36 species
Tree
Family
Lower Cretaceous
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 2 genera, 8 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 Lower Cretaceous
Curiosivespa antiqua (J. M. Carpenter, 1990)Info
Curiosivespa derivata (J. M. Carpenter, 1990)Info
Priorvespa bullata (J. M. Carpenter, 1990)Info
Priorvespa directa (J. M. Carpenter, 1990)Info
Priorvespa longiceps (J. M. Carpenter, 1990)Info
Priorvespa minuta (J. M. Carpenter, 1990)Info
Priorvespa quadrata (J. M. Carpenter, 1990)Info
Priorvespa recidiva (J. M. Carpenter, 1990)Info
8 Species in Vespidae for Lower Cretaceous 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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