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Distribution path and Subregions of Ukraine (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - East Europe - Ukraine
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Ukraine
Class
Ukraine
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 380 families, 3350 genera, 10288 species
Tree
Subclass
Ukraine
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 377 families, 3344 genera, 10281 species
Tree
Infraclass
Ukraine
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 366 families, 3330 genera, 10266 species
Tree
Superorder
Ukraine
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 262 families, 2766 genera, 8932 species
Tree
Order
Ukraine
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 46 families, 363 genera, 1355 species
Tree
Suborder
Ukraine
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 35 families, 259 genera, 863 species
Tree
Infraorder
Ukraine
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 14 families, 100 genera, 424 species
Tree
Superfamily
Ukraine
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 2 families, 19 genera, 28 species
Tree
Family
Ukraine
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 10 genera, 15 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 Ukraine
Ancistrocerus melanocerus (Dalla Torre, 1894)Info
Ancistrocerus nigricornis -> Ancistrocerus melanocerusSite
Eumenes coarctatus lunulatus (Fabricius, 1804)Info
Eumenes punctaticlypeus kostylevi (Kurzenko, 1976)Info
Eustenancistrocerus amadanensis (Saussure, 1855)Info
Katamenes dimidiatus (Brullé, 1832)Info
Katamenes flavigularis (Bluethgen, 1951)Info
Microdynerus microdynerus (Dalla Torre, 1889)Info
Odynerus albopictus (Saussure, 1856)Info
Polistes dominula (Christ, 1791)European paper waspInfo
Polistes dominulus -> Polistes dominulaEuropean paper waspSite
Polistes gallicus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Rhynchalastor bluethgeni (Vecht, 1971)Info
Stenodynerus bluethgeni -> Rhynchalastor bluethgeniInfo
Vespula germanica (Fabricius, 1793)European waspSite
15 Species in Vespidae for Ukraine 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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