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Distribution path and Subregions of Palaearctic (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones - Palaearctic
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Palaearctic
Class
Palaearctic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 410 families, 11672 genera, 195615 species
Tree
Subclass
Palaearctic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 409 families, 11668 genera, 195610 species
Tree
Infraclass
Palaearctic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 393 families, 11578 genera, 194834 species
Tree
Superorder
Palaearctic
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 336 families, 11330 genera, 194050 species
Tree
Order
Palaearctic
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 29 families, 356 genera, 5533 species
Tree
Suborder
Palaearctic
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 28 families, 355 genera, 5532 species
Tree
Infraorder
Palaearctic
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 12 families, 227 genera, 5338 species
Tree
Superfamily
Palaearctic
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 3 families, 26 genera, 42 species
Tree
Family
Palaearctic
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 24 genera, 36 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


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 Palaearctic
Afrodynerus monstruosus (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Ancistrocerus biphalaratus ()Info
Antepipona cingulifera (Walker, 1871)Info
Antepipona kassalensis (Giordani Soika, 1939)Info
Antodynerus multicolor multicolor (De Saussure, 1853)Info
Chlorodynerus chloroticus (Spinosa, 1838)Info
Chlorodynerus kelidopterus (Kohl, 1907)Info
Cyrtolabulus arcuatus (Giordani Soika, 1944)Info
Cyrtolabulus gracilis (Kohl, 1906)Info
Cyrtolabulus grossepunctatus (Kirby, 1900)Info
Cyrtolabulus pedunculatus (E.saundas, 1905)Info
Cyrtolabulus saharensis (Giordani Soika, 1952)Info
Dolichovespula saxonica (Fabricius, 1793)Saxon waspInfo
Ischnogasteroides flavus (Magretti, 1884)Info
Katamenes niger (Brullé, 1836)Info
Knemodynerus expressus (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Knemodynerus pseudolateralis -> Knemodynerus expressusInfo
Knemodynerus stigma (Saussure, 1863)Info
Leptomenes eumenoides eumenoides (Smith, 1857)Info
Micreumenes glaber glaber (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Omicrabulus arabicus (Gusenleitner, 2002)Info
Paramisehocyttarus subtilis ()Info
Polistes dominula (Christ, 1791)European paper waspInfo
Pseudonortonia aberratica aberratica (Morice, 1903)Info
Pseudonortonia aegyptiaca (Saussure, 1863)Info
Pseudonortonia difformis (Saussure, 1852)Info
Pseudonortonia parvula (Saussure, 1852)Info
Pseudonortonia sudanensis (Schulthess, 1923)Info
Rhynchium cyanopterum cyanopterum ()Info
Synagris spinosuscula (Saussure, 1852)Info
Tachyancistrocerus serenus (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Tricarinodynerus ventralis (Saussure, 1890)Info
Vespa orientalis (Linnaeus, 1771)Oriental hornetInfo
Vespula rufa (Linnaeus, 1758)Red WaspInfo
Xanthodynerus octavus (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
Zethus favillaceus ()Info
36 Species in Vespidae for Palaearctic 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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