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Distribution path and Subregions of Namibia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Namibia
Class
Namibia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 349 families, 2937 genera, 7318 species
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Subclass
Namibia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 347 families, 2922 genera, 7274 species
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Infraclass
Namibia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 331 families, 2842 genera, 7093 species
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Superorder
Namibia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 214 families, 2279 genera, 6023 species
Tree
Order
Namibia
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 40 families, 376 genera, 1198 species
Tree
Suborder
Namibia
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 38 families, 369 genera, 1180 species
Tree
Infraorder
Namibia
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 22 families, 260 genera, 996 species
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Superfamily
Namibia
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 6 families, 78 genera, 242 species
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Family
Namibia
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 42 genera, 159 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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Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
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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 Namibia
Species with ANext  
Aethiopicodynerus schulthessi (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Aethiopicodynerus schulthessi angolensis (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Afreumenes melanosoma (Saussure, 1852)Info
Alastor aeger (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Alastor bucida (Saussure, 1853)Info
Alastor carinulatus (Gusenleitner, 2006)Info
Alastor possibilis (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Alastor procax (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Alastor promontorii (Meade-waldo, 1913)Info
Alastor ricae (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Alastor schulthessianus (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Allepipona erythrura (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Antepipona asperategula (Gusenleitner, 1997)Info
Antepipona brincki (Giordani Soika, 1961)Info
Antepipona conradsii (Schulthess, 1913)Info
Antepipona dimorpha (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Antepipona karibae (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Antepipona karibae karibae (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Antepipona liberator (Giordani Soika, 1985)Info
Antepipona metatarsalis (Schulthess, 1913)Info
Antepipona pakasae (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Antepipona penetrata (Cameron, 1910)Info
Antepipona pulchella (Gerst., 1857)Info
Antepipona pulchellula (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Antepipona tricolor (Gusenleitner, 2005)Info
Anterhynchium fallax (Saussure, 1856)Info
Anterhynchium histrionicum (Gerst., 1857)Info
Antodynerus effossoides aequus (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Antodynerus incognitus (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
Antodynerus indecorus (Cameron, 1909)Info
Antodynerus lesnei lesnei (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Antodynerus lesnei warmbadensis (Giordani Soika, 1937)Info
Antodynerus multicolor mozambicanus (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Antodynerus oneili (Cameron, 1905)Info
Antodynerus radialis radialis (De Saussure, 1855)Info
Antodynerus radialis revolutionalis (Giordani Soika, 1937)Info
Antodynerus sheffieldi perarduus (Giordani Soika, 1942)Info
Antodynerus versicolor (Kirby, 1900)Info
Antodynerus versicolor picturatus (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Antodynerus versicolor versicolor (Kirby, 1900)Info
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Belonogaster lateritia (Gerstaecker, 1855)Info
Belonogaster lateritius (Gerst., 1857)Info
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Ceramius damarinus (Turner, 1935)Info
Ceramius lichtensteinii (Klug, 1810)Info
Convextrocerus namibicus (Gusenleitner, 2001)Info
Convextrocerus nitidissimus (Giordani Soika, 1936)Info
Cyphodynerus bisellatus (Schulthess, 1914)Info
Cyphodynerus kimberleyensis occidentalis (Giordani Soika, 1985)Info
Cyrtolabulus conspicuus (Gusenleitner, 1999)Info
Cyrtolabulus rauschi (Gusenleitner, 1999)Info
Cyrtolabulus rhodensiensis (Giordani Soika, 1944)Info
Cyrtolabulus rhodesiensis -> Cyrtolabulus rhodensiensisInfo
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Ectopioglossa advocata (Giordani Soika, 1944)Info
Eumenes arnoldi (Bequaert, 1926)Info
Eumenes caffer -> Delta caffrumInfo
Eumenes campaniformis -> Delta subfenestraleInfo
Eumenes lepeletierii (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Eumenes maxillosus -> Delta fenestraleInfo
Eumenes peringeyanus (Schulthess, 1913)Info
Eumenidiopsis mixtus (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
Eumenidiopsis nitens (Giordani Soika, 1938)Info
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Jucancistrocerus saharensis (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
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Katamenes caffer -> Delta caffrumInfo
Katamenes macrocephalus (Saussure, 1852)Info
Knemodynerus albolimbatus (Schulthess, 1914)Info
Knemodynerus euryspilus (Cameron, 1910)Info
Knemodynerus expressus (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Knemodynerus turneri (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
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Labus pusillus (Vecht, 1963)Info
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Micreumenes nigrorufus (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Montezumia analis (Saussure, 1856)Info
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Odontodynerus brincki (Giordani Soika, 1961)Info
Odynerus bisellatus -> Cyphodynerus bisellatusInfo
Odynerus carinulatus (Saussure, 1856)Info
Odynerus dimorphus (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Odynerus ferruginatus ()Info
Odynerus ferruginatus capensis ()Info
Odynerus gestroi -> Paravespa spinigera spinigeraInfo
Odynerus histrionicus -> Anterhynchium histrionicumInfo
Odynerus indecorus -> Antodynerus indecorusInfo
Odynerus lesnei -> Antodynerus lesnei warmbadensisInfo
Odynerus marginellus ()Info
Odynerus marginellus sabulosus ()Info
Odynerus meadewaldoi -> Proepipona meadewaldoi sedataInfo
Odynerus metatarsalis -> Antepipona metatarsalisInfo
Odynerus meyeri -> Knemodynerus turneriInfo
Odynerus multicolor (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Odynerus pulchellus -> Antepipona pulchellaInfo
Odynerus radialis (De Saussure, 1855)Info
Odynerus sjoestedti -> Ovodynerus sjoestedtiInfo
Odynerus synagroides (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Odynerus versicolor -> Antodynerus versicolor versicolorInfo
Ovodynerus sjoestedti (Cameron, 1910)Info
Ovodynerus willowmorensis erlandssoni (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Ovodynerus willowmorensis willowmorensis (Giordani Soika, 1985)Info
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Parachilus schulthessi -> Aethiopicodynerus schulthessiInfo
Paramisehocyttarus buyssoni ()Info
Paravespa africana (Carpenther, Gusenleitner, Madl, 2010)Info
Paravespa gestroi gestroi (Magretti, 1884)Info
Paravespa minutepunctata (Giordani Soika, 1960)Info
Paravespa nairobiensis (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Paravespa pretoriensis (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Paravespa spinigera ditior (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Paravespa spinigera spinigera (Schulthess, 1914)Info
Paravespa violaceipennis (Giordani Soika, 1960)Info
Paravespa violaceipennnis -> Paravespa violaceipennisInfo
Pareumenes sansibaricus (Schulz, 1905)Info
Pareumenes sansibaricus occidentalis (Giordani Soika, 1944)Info
Polistepipona polistiformis polistiformis (Giordani Soika, 1950)Info
Polistes fastidiosus (Saussure, 1853)Info
Polistes marginalis (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Proepipona lateralis lateropicta (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Proepipona lateralis marginiscutis (Cameron, 1910)Info
Proepipona meadewaldoi (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Proepipona meadewaldoi meadewaldoi (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Proepipona meadewaldoi sedata (Giordani Soika, 1940)Info
Pseudepipona turneri -> Knemodynerus turneriInfo
Pseudonortonia bisuturalis (Saussure, 1852)Info
Pseudonortonia lomholdti (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Pseudonortonia rufolineata (Cameron, 1905)Info
Pseudonortonia soror (Kohl, 1907)Info
Pseudonortonia tenuis (Gusenleitner, 2002)Info
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Rhynchalastor ferruginatus (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Rhynchalastor ferruginatus capensis (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Rhynchalastor ferruginatus ferruginatus ()Info
Rhynchium cyanopterum cyanopterum ()Info
Rhynchium marginellum sabulosum (Saussure, 1856)Info
Ropalidia capensis (Saussure, 1862)Info
Ropalidia cincta (Lepeletier, 1836)Info
Ropalidia distigma (Gerst., 1857)Info
Ropalidia tomentosa (Gerst., 1857)Info
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Stenodyneroides ferruginatus -> Rhynchalastor ferruginatusInfo
Stroudia aestimabilis (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Stroudia anomaliventris (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Stroudia basipunctata (Giordani Soika, 1976)Info
Stroudia corallina (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Stroudia fusiformis (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Stroudia inaequalis (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Stroudia juvenilis (Giordani Soika, 1976)Info
Stroudia kaokoveldensis (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
Stroudia longissima ()Info
Stroudia longula (Giordani Soika, 1939)Info
Stroudia micella (Giordani Soika, 1940)Info
Stroudia nodosa (Giordani Soika, 1976)Info
Stroudia pseudeumenes (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Stroudia sexpunctata rufella (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Synagris abyssinica (Guérin, 1848)Info
Synagris analis (Saussure, 1856)Info
Synagris analis nigroclypeata -> Synagris calidaInfo
Synagris calida (Linné, 1758)Info
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Tricarinodynerus guerinii (Saussure, 1852)Info
Tricarinodynerus guerinii deserticola (Giordani Soika, 1961)Info
Tricarinodynerus guerinii guerinii ()Info
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Zetheumenidion femoratum femoratum ()Info
Zetheumenidion pulchripenne ()Info
Zethus bilaminatus (Giordani Soika, 1940)Info
Zethus namibicus (Gusenleitner, 1997)Info
Zethus rhodesianus (Giordani Soika, 1940)Info
Zethus yarrowi (Giordani Soika, 1979)Info
159 Species in Vespidae for Namibia 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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