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Distribution path and Subregions of Republic of the Congo (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa - Congo - Republic of the Congo
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Republic of the Congo
Class
Republic of the Congo
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 145 families, 1288 genera, 3841 species
Tree
Subclass
Republic of the Congo
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 145 families, 1288 genera, 3841 species
Tree
Infraclass
Republic of the Congo
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 143 families, 1285 genera, 3836 species
Tree
Superorder
Republic of the Congo
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 105 families, 1051 genera, 3367 species
Tree
Order
Republic of the Congo
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 2 families, 14 genera, 34 species
Tree
Suborder
Republic of the Congo
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 2 families, 14 genera, 34 species
Tree
Infraorder
Republic of the Congo
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 1 family, 13 genera, 32 species
Tree
Superfamily
Republic of the Congo
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 1 family, 13 genera, 32 species
Tree
Family
Republic of the Congo
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 13 genera, 32 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


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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 Republic of the Congo
Antepipona fervida (Saussure, 1856)Info
Antepipona nigrior (Giordani Soika, 1985)Info
Antepipona paglianoi (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Antepipona squamigera (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Antodynerus alboniger (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Belonogaster brunnea brunnea ()Info
Belonogaster fuscipennis (Buysson, 1909)Info
Belonogaster grisea (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Belonogaster juncea juncea (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Belonogaster pennata (Richards, 1982)Info
Belonogaster vasseae (Buysson, 1906)Info
Globodynerus globosus (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Micreumenes annulipes (Cameron, 1910)Info
Micreumenes curriei curriei (Ashmead, 1902)Info
Micreumenes glaber glaber (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Micreumenes kelneri (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Nirtenia propodealis (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Odynerus proterrens brazzai ()Info
Paramisehocyttarus buyssoni ()Info
Polistes aquilinus (Buysson, 1905)Info
Polistes ellenbergi (Buysson, 1908)Info
Polistes haugi (Buysson, 1906)Info
Polistes tenellus tenellus (Du Buysson, 1905)Info
Polybioides tabidus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Ropalidia brazzai (Buysson, 1906)Info
Ropalidia cincta (Lepeletier, 1836)Info
Ropalidia guttatipennis (Saussure, 1853)Info
Synagris aterrima -> Synagris junodianaInfo
Synagris crassipes (Kohl, 1894)Info
Synagris junodiana (Schulthess, 1899)Info
Tricarinodynerus prominens (Giordani Soika, 1937)Info
Tricarinodynerus ventralis (Saussure, 1890)Info
32 Species in Vespidae for Republic of the Congo 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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