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Distribution path and Subregions of Venezuela (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Venezuela
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Venezuela
Class
Venezuela
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 410 families, 4046 genera, 12262 species
Tree
Subclass
Venezuela
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 406 families, 4038 genera, 12253 species
Tree
Infraclass
Venezuela
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 389 families, 3943 genera, 11981 species
Tree
Superorder
Venezuela
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 243 families, 3174 genera, 10354 species
Tree
Order
Venezuela
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 34 families, 263 genera, 981 species
Tree
Suborder
Venezuela
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 33 families, 262 genera, 980 species
Tree
Infraorder
Venezuela
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 11 families, 167 genera, 845 species
Tree
Superfamily
Venezuela
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 3 families, 19 genera, 80 species
Tree
Family
Venezuela
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 14 genera, 30 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


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 Venezuela
Agelaia areata (Say, 1837)Info
Agelaia multipicta (Haliday, 1836)Info
Agelaia myrmecophila (Ducke, 1905)Info
Agelaia pallipes (Olivier, 1792)Info
Apoica pallens (Fabricius, 1804)Central American Paper WaspInfo
Brachygastra augusti (Saussure, 1854)Info
Cyphomenes anisitsii ornatissimus (Giordani Soika, 1978)Info
Epipona niger (Brèthes, 1926)Info
Epipona tatua (Cuv., 1797)Info
Hypalastoroides impunctatus (Giordani Soika, 1982)Info
Hypalastoroides pulchricolor (Giordani Soika, 1982)Info
Metapolybia nigra (Richards, 1978)Info
Mischocyttarus angulatus (Richards, 1945)Info
Mischocyttarus cubensis (Saussure, 1854)Info
Mischocyttarus drewseni (Raposo Filho, 1954)Info
Pachodynerus carpenteri (Willink & Roig-alsina, 1998)Info
Polistes canadensis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Polistes lanio weberi (Bequard, 1940)Info
Polistes major weyrauchi (Bequard, 1940)Info
Polistes myersi (Bequard, 1934)Info
Polistes versicolor (Olivier, 1791)Yellow Paper WaspInfo
Polybia ignobilis (Haliday, 1836)Info
Polybia occidentalis (Olivier, 1791)Info
Polybia occidentalis occidentalis ()Info
Polybia occidentalis venezuelana (Giordani Soika, 1965)Info
Polybia sericea (Olivier, 1792)Info
Protopolybia chartergoides (Gribodo, 1891)Info
Zeta argillaceum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Zethus carpenteri (Stange, 1997)Info
Zethus vincenti (Stange, 1997)Info
30 Species in Vespidae for Venezuela 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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