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Distribution path and Subregions of Nigeria (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Nigeria
Subregions: North Nigeria
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Nigeria
Class
Nigeria
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 325 families, 3446 genera, 10179 species
Tree
Subclass
Nigeria
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 321 families, 3440 genera, 10173 species
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Infraclass
Nigeria
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 309 families, 3354 genera, 9881 species
Tree
Superorder
Nigeria
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 214 families, 2709 genera, 8579 species
Tree
Order
Nigeria
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 40 families, 333 genera, 812 species
Tree
Suborder
Nigeria
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 38 families, 330 genera, 804 species
Tree
Infraorder
Nigeria
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 17 families, 170 genera, 498 species
Tree
Superfamily
Nigeria
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 6 families, 56 genera, 141 species
Tree
Family
Nigeria
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 27 genera, 76 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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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


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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 Nigeria
Species with ANext  
Aethiopicodynerus guichardi (Giordani Soika, 1979)Info
Afreumenes aethiopicus aethiopicus (Saussure, 1852)Info
Afreumenes aterrimus aterrimus (Schulthess, 1910)Info
Ancistrocerus zairensis ferrugineopetiolatus ()Info
Antepipona albocincta (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Antepipona cingulifera (Walker, 1871)Info
Antepipona consentanea (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Antepipona fervida (Saussure, 1856)Info
Antepipona jocosa (Gerst., 1871)Info
Antepipona kassalensis (Giordani Soika, 1939)Info
Antepipona mucronata (Saussure, 1862)Info
Antepipona senegalensis (Saussure, 1853)Info
Antepipona sesquicincta (Saussure, 1856)Info
Antepipona squamigera (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Antepipona sudanensis (Giordani Soika, 1985)Info
Antodynerus alboniger (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Antodynerus ardens ardens (Guérin, 1848)Info
Antodynerus bellatulus bellatulus (De Saussure, 1853)Info
Antodynerus coenii (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Antodynerus multicolor multicolor (De Saussure, 1853)Info
Antodynerus nigeriensis (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
Antodynerus sheffieldi bellatuloides (Giordani Soika, 1990)Info
Antodynerus wellmani (Meade-waldo, 1910)Info
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Belonogaster aurata (Richards, 1982)Info
Belonogaster brunnea brunnea ()Info
Belonogaster filiventris (Saussure, 1853)Info
Belonogaster grisea (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Belonogaster juncea (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Belonogaster juncea juncea (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Belonogaster macilenta (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Belonogaster nitida (Richards, 1982)Info
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Cyrtolabulus pedunculatus (E.saundas, 1905)Info
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Eumenes fuellebornianus langi (Bequard, 1918)Info
Eumenes lepeletierii (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Eumenes maxillosus -> Delta fenestraleInfo
Eumenidiopsis astutus (Kohl, 1906)Info
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Knemodynerus expressus (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Knemodynerus pseudolateralis -> Knemodynerus expressusInfo
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Leptochilus limbiferus achaeus (Gusenleitner, 1970)Info
Leptomenes richardsi (Giordani Soika, 1975)Info
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Micreumenes curriei curriei (Ashmead, 1902)Info
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Odynerus lateralis -> Proepipona rhodesiensis rhodesiensisInfo
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Paramisehocyttarus buyssoni ()Info
Paramisehocyttarus subtilis ()Info
Polistes haugi (Buysson, 1906)Info
Polistes tenellus tenellus (Du Buysson, 1905)Info
Polybioides tabidus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Proepipona falcata (Tullgren, 1904)Info
Proepipona lateralis lateropicta (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Proepipona lateralis paolii (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Proepipona rhodesiensis rhodesiensis (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Pseudochilus glabripalpis nigeriensis (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Pseudonortonia gambiensis (Meade-waldo, 1911)Info
Pseudonortonia kibonotensis kibonotensis (Cameron, 1910)Info
Pseudonortonia kibonotensis rufisquama (Giordani Soika, 1990)Info
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Raphiglossa flavoornata (Cameron, 1905)Info
Raphiglossa tibestica (Giordani Soika, 1974)Info
Rhynchagris vicaria luteopicta ()Info
Rhynchalastor bairstowi bairstowi (Gribodo, 1892)Info
Rhynchalastor occidentalis (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Rhynchium cyanopterum cyanopterum ()Info
Rhynchium marginellum marginellum ()Info
Ropalidia gregaria (Saussure, 1854)Info
Ropalidia stigma (Smith, 1858)Info
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Synagris abyssinica (Guérin, 1848)Info
Synagris analis (Saussure, 1856)Info
Synagris calida (Linné, 1758)Info
Synagris cornuta (Linné, 1758)Info
Synagris cornuta ituriensis (Bequard, 1918)Info
Synagris dentata (Saussure, 1852)Info
Synagris huberti huberti ()Info
Synagris negusi (Buysson, 1906)Info
Synagris spiniventris (Illiger, 1802)Info
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Tricarinodynerus anceps anceps ()Info
Tricarinodynerus guerinii guerinii ()Info
Tricarinodynerus ventralis (Saussure, 1890)Info
76 Species in Vespidae for Nigeria 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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