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Distribution path and Subregions of Pakistan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - South Asia - Pakistan
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Pakistan
Class
Pakistan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 269 families, 1830 genera, 4291 species
Tree
Subclass
Pakistan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 267 families, 1827 genera, 4287 species
Tree
Infraclass
Pakistan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 263 families, 1818 genera, 4276 species
Tree
Superorder
Pakistan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 184 families, 1410 genera, 3386 species
Tree
Order
Pakistan
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 26 families, 143 genera, 336 species
Tree
Suborder
Pakistan
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 24 families, 141 genera, 330 species
Tree
Infraorder
Pakistan
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 10 families, 80 genera, 221 species
Tree
Superfamily
Pakistan
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 3 families, 21 genera, 38 species
Tree
Family
Pakistan
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 10 genera, 20 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 Pakistan
Anterhynchium mellyi (Saussure, 1853)Info
Katamenes dimidiativentris (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Knemodynerus multimaculatus (Gusenleitner, 2006)Info
Paravespa quadricolor (Moravitz, 1885)Info
Polistes dominula (Christ, 1791)European paper waspInfo
Polistes gallicus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Polistes indicus (Stolfa, 1934)Info
Polistes nimpha (Christ, 1791)Info
Polistes nimphus -> Polistes nimphaInfo
Polistes quadricingulatus -> Knemodynerus multimaculatusInfo
Polistes rothneyi carletoni (Vecht, 1968)Info
Polistes stigma (Fabricius, 1793)Bernardīs tropical paper waspInfo
Polistes wattii (Cameron, 1900)Info
Rhynchium oculatum leviscutis (Cameron, 1908)Info
Ropalidia brevita (Das & Gupta, 1989)Info
Symmorphus crassicornis (Panzer, 1798)Info
Vespa orientalis (Linnaeus, 1771)Oriental hornetInfo
Vespa tropica haematodes (Bequard, 1936)Info
Vespula germanica (Fabricius, 1793)European waspSite
Vespula vulgaris (Linnaeus, 1758)Common WaspSite
20 Species in Vespidae for Pakistan 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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