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Distribution path and Subregions of Yemen (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Yemen
Subregions: Socotra
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Yemen
Class
Yemen
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 234 families, 1423 genera, 3036 species
Tree
Subclass
Yemen
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 229 families, 1414 genera, 3023 species
Tree
Infraclass
Yemen
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 224 families, 1407 genera, 3016 species
Tree
Superorder
Yemen
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 159 families, 1177 genera, 2601 species
Tree
Order
Yemen
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 28 families, 147 genera, 320 species
Tree
Suborder
Yemen
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 27 families, 146 genera, 319 species
Tree
Infraorder
Yemen
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 16 families, 120 genera, 277 species
Tree
Superfamily
Yemen
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 5 families, 62 genera, 129 species
Tree
Family
Yemen
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 20 genera, 36 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
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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 Yemen
Afreumenes aethiopicus (Saussure, 1852)Info
Afreumenes aethiopicus longirostris (Gerst., 1857)Info
Afreumenes nigrorufus (Giordani Soika, 1968)Info
Ancistrocerus biphalaratus ()Info
Ancistrocerus biphaleratus (Saussure, 1852)Info
Ancistrocerus biphaleratus palaestinicus (Giordani Soika, 1952)Info
Antepipona kassalensis (Giordani Soika, 1939)Info
Antodynerus versicolor versicolor (Kirby, 1900)Info
Belonogaster adenensis (Giordani Soika, 1957)Info
Belonogaster arabica (Giordani Soika, 1958)Info
Belonogaster juncea (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Belonogaster saussurei (Kirby, 1881)Info
Chlorodynerus guichardi (Giordani Soika, 1974)Info
Cyrtolabulus grossepunctatus (Kirby, 1900)Info
Cyrtolabulus socotrae (Kohl, 1906)Info
Euodynerus diversus (Walker, 1871)Info
Euodynerus hottentotus (Saussure, 1855)Info
Knemodynerus excellens (Perkins, 1907)Info
Omicrabulus arabicus (Gusenleitner, 2002)Info
Pareumenes enslini (Schulthess, 1931)Info
Polistes badius (Gerst., 1873)Info
Polistes fastidiosus (Saussure, 1853)Info
Polistes marginalis (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Polistes marginalis marginalis (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Polistes tenellus lahejensis (Giordani Soika, 1981)Info
Postepipona socotrae (Giordani Soika, 1974)Info
Pterocheilus eurystomus (Kohl, 1907)Info
Rhynchium cyanopterum (Saussure, 1852)Info
Ropalidia irrequieta (Kohl, 1906)Info
Synagris rubescens (Soika, 1989)Info
Synagris spiniventris (Illiger, 1802)Info
Tricanodynerus arabicus ()Info
Tricarinodynerus arabicus (Guichard, 1986)Info
Tricarinodynerus magretti (Gribodo, 1884)Info
Vespa orientalis (Linnaeus, 1771)Oriental hornetInfo
Vespa orientalis somalica (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
36 Species in Vespidae for Yemen 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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