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Distribution path and Subregions of Zimbabwe (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Zimbabwe
Taxonomy for Vespidae (Social Wasps) in Zimbabwe
Class
Zimbabwe
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 390 families, 4431 genera, 12785 species
Tree
Subclass
Zimbabwe
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 388 families, 4424 genera, 12777 species
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Infraclass
Zimbabwe
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 374 families, 4349 genera, 12569 species
Tree
Superorder
Zimbabwe
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 254 families, 3708 genera, 11226 species
Tree
Order
Zimbabwe
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 52 families, 636 genera, 2566 species
Tree
Suborder
Zimbabwe
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 50 families, 632 genera, 2548 species
Tree
Infraorder
Zimbabwe
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 25 families, 390 genera, 2108 species
Tree
Superfamily
Zimbabwe
Vespoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Vespoid wasps)
 7 families, 156 genera, 699 species
Tree
Family
Zimbabwe
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) (Social Wasps) - Systematics
 51 genera, 269 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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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)

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Species overview - Checklist for Vespidae in Zimbabwe
Species with ANext  
Acarepipona pervigilans -> Allodynerus curvirufolineatusInfo
Aethiopicodynerus flavorufus (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Afreumenes aethiopicus longirostris (Gerst., 1857)Info
Afreumenes aethiopicus longitudinalis (Giordani Soika, 1968)Info
Afreumenes violaceus rugosopunctatus (Giordani Soika, 1968)Info
Afreumenes violaceus violaceus (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Alastor aeger (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Alastor arnoldi (Schulthess, 1925)Info
Alastor baidoensis (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Alastor bucida (Saussure, 1853)Info
Alastor carinulatus (Gusenleitner, 2006)Info
Alastor conicus -> Alastor sulciferInfo
Alastor cylindricus (Giordani Soika, 1991)Info
Alastor gestroi (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Alastor mandibularis (Giordani Soika, 1950)Info
Alastor quadraticollis (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Alastor simillimus (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Alastor stevensoni (Schulthess, 1925)Info
Alastor sulcifer (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Alastor turneri (Schulthess, 1925)Info
Allepipona emortualis (Saussure, 1852)Info
Allepipona perspicax (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Allodynerus curvirufolineatus (Cameron, 1910)Info
Allodynerus curvirufolineatus obscurus (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Ancistrocerus budongo ()Info
Ancistrocerus zairensis -> Pseudonortonia zairensisInfo
Antepipona anonyma (Giordani Soika, 1985)Info
Antepipona arethusae (Meade-waldo, 1919)Info
Antepipona asperategula (Gusenleitner, 1997)Info
Antepipona hansi (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Antepipona karibae karibae (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Antepipona monomotapa (Gusenleitner, 2001)Info
Antepipona pakasae (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Antepipona paralastoroides (Giordani Soika, 1985)Info
Antepipona penetrata (Cameron, 1910)Info
Antepipona peregrinabunda (Giordani Soika, 1985)Info
Antepipona pulchella (Gerst., 1857)Info
Antepipona pulchripilosella (Cameron, 1910)Info
Antepipona quadrituberculata (Smith, 1857)Info
Antepipona senegalensis (Saussure, 1853)Info
Antepipona stevensoniana (Giordani Soika, 1963)Info
Antepipona tropicalis (Saussure, 1853)Info
Anterhynchium histrionicum (Gerst., 1857)Info
Anterhynchium nimbosum (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Antodynerus cnemophilus cnemophilus (Cameron, 1910)Info
Antodynerus effossus ()Info
Antodynerus infucatus (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Antodynerus lesnei lesnei (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Antodynerus lesnei warmbadensis (Giordani Soika, 1937)Info
Antodynerus meridionalis limatulus (Giordani Soika, 1937)Info
Antodynerus multicolor (Saussure, 1852)Info
Antodynerus multicolor mozambicanus (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Antodynerus multicolor multicolor (De Saussure, 1853)Info
Antodynerus nyassae (Kirsch, 1878)Info
Antodynerus oneili (Cameron, 1905)Info
Antodynerus oogaster (Gribodo, 1895)Info
Antodynerus radialis flavozonatus (Giordani Soika, 1940)Info
Antodynerus radialis radialis (De Saussure, 1855)Info
Antodynerus sheffieldi citreobimaculatus (Giordani Soika, 1942)Info
Antodynerus sheffieldi cyclops (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
Antodynerus sheffieldi imperialis (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
Antodynerus sheffieldi marginifasciatus (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Antodynerus sheffieldi perarduus (Giordani Soika, 1942)Info
Antodynerus sheffieldi sheffieldi (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Antodynerus sheffieldi tridotatus (Giordani Soika, 1942)Info
Antodynerus spoliatus spoliatus (Cameron, 1910)Info
Antodynerus stevensonianus (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
Antodynerus versicolor (Kirby, 1900)Info
Antodynerus versicolor picturatus (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Antodynerus versicolor versicolor (Kirby, 1900)Info
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Belonogaster clypeata (Kohl, 1894)Info
Belonogaster dubia (Kohl, 1894)Info
Belonogaster facialis (Buysson, 1908)Info
Belonogaster filiventris (Saussure, 1853)Info
Belonogaster freyi (Buysson, 1909)Info
Belonogaster grisea (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Belonogaster juncea (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Belonogaster lateritia (Gerstaecker, 1855)Info
Belonogaster menelikii (Gribodo, 1879)Info
Belonogaster pennata (Richards, 1982)Info
Belonogaster somereni (Richards, 1982)Info
Belonogaster vasseae (Buysson, 1906)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Convextrocerus nitidissimus (Giordani Soika, 1936)Info
Cyphodynerus bisellatus (Schulthess, 1914)Info
Cyphodynerus salekanus octopunctatus (Giordani Soika, 1985)Info
Cyrtolabulus concavus (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Cyrtolabulus conspicuus (Gusenleitner, 1999)Info
Cyrtolabulus finitimus (Kohl, 1907)Info
Cyrtolabulus rhodensiensis (Giordani Soika, 1944)Info
Cyrtolabulus rhodesiensis -> Cyrtolabulus rhodensiensisInfo
Cyrtolabulus soikai (Gusenleitner, 1999)Info
Cyrtolabulus ulricae (Gusenleitner, 1999)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ectopioglossa advocata (Giordani Soika, 1944)Info
Eumenes acuminatus (De Saussure, 1856)Info
Eumenes arnoldi (Bequaert, 1926)Info
Eumenes campaniformis -> Delta subfenestraleInfo
Eumenes femoratus ()Info
Eumenes fuellebornianus (Schulthess, 1910)Info
Eumenes fuellebornianus fuellebornianus (Schulthess, 1910)Info
Eumenes lepeletierii (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Eumenes lucasius (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Eumenes maxillosus -> Delta fenestraleInfo
Eumenes melanosoma longirostris ()Info
Eumenes melanosomus ()Info
Eumenes oculihirtus -> Eumenes lucasiusInfo
Eumenes paeneplanus -> Zeteumenidion pulchripennisInfo
Eumenes violaceus ()Info
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Gibberhynchium masariforme (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Gioiella insecutor (Giordani Soika, 1951)Info
Gioiella katonai (Schulthess, 1913)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jucancistrocerus saharensis (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
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Knemodynerus albolimbatus (Schulthess, 1914)Info
Knemodynerus euryspilus (Cameron, 1910)Info
Knemodynerus expressus (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Knemodynerus turneri (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labus annulatus -> Micreumenes natalensisInfo
Labus finitimus -> Cyrtolabulus finitimusInfo
Labus pusillus (Vecht, 1963)Info
Leptomenes eumenoides eumenoides (Smith, 1857)Info
Leptomenes pulawskii (Gusenleitner, 1997)Info
Leptomenes stevensoni (Giordani Soika, 1976)Info
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Micreumenes annulipes (Cameron, 1910)Info
Micreumenes curriei zimbabwensis (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Micreumenes kelneri (Giordani Soika, 1983)Info
Micreumenes microspinae (Gusenleitner, 2000)Info
Micreumenes mutarensis (Gusenleitner, 2002)Info
Micreumenes natalensis (Saussure, 1855)Info
Micreumenes obscurus (Gusenleitner, 2000)Info
Micreumnes natalensis ()Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odynerus anceps ()Info
Odynerus anceps totoniger ()Info
Odynerus angolensis -> Antodynerus oogasterInfo
Odynerus arethusae (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Odynerus bellatulus (De Saussure, 1853)Info
Odynerus bensoni -> Rhynchalastor bensoniInfo
Odynerus bisellatus -> Cyphodynerus bisellatusInfo
Odynerus carinulatus (Saussure, 1856)Info
Odynerus cereus -> Rhynchalastor caudalisInfo
Odynerus cnemophilus -> Antodynerus cnemophilus cnemophilusInfo
Odynerus corvus ()Info
Odynerus dimorphus (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Odynerus ferruginatus ()Info
Odynerus gestroi -> Paravespa spinigera spinigeraInfo
Odynerus grayi (De Saussure, 1855)Info
Odynerus histrionicus -> Anterhynchium histrionicumInfo
Odynerus indotatus ()Info
Odynerus infucatus -> Antodynerus infucatusInfo
Odynerus karibae -> Antepipona karibae karibaeInfo
Odynerus katonai -> Gioiella katonaiInfo
Odynerus lateralis -> Proepipona rhodesiensis rhodesiensisInfo
Odynerus lesnei -> Antodynerus lesnei warmbadensisInfo
Odynerus marginellus sabulosus ()Info
Odynerus masariformis -> Gibberhynchium masariformeInfo
Odynerus meadewaldoi -> Proepipona meadewaldoi sedataInfo
Odynerus meridionalis -> Onychopterocheilus fuscohirtusInfo
Odynerus meyeri -> Knemodynerus turneriInfo
Odynerus mucronatus (De Saussure, 1862)Info
Odynerus multicolor (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Odynerus nyassae -> Antodynerus nyassaeInfo
Odynerus oneili -> Antodynerus oneiliInfo
Odynerus pakasae -> Antepipona pakasaeInfo
Odynerus politiclypeus ()Info
Odynerus prominens ()Info
Odynerus proterrens brazzai ()Info
Odynerus pulchellus -> Antepipona pulchellaInfo
Odynerus pulchripilosellus -> Antepipona pulchripilosellaInfo
Odynerus quadrituberculatus -> Antepipona quadrituberculataInfo
Odynerus radialis (De Saussure, 1855)Info
Odynerus rotundiscutis -> Antodynerus multicolor multicolorInfo
Odynerus sheffieldi -> Antodynerus sheffieldi tridotatusInfo
Odynerus silaos (De Saussure, 1853)Info
Odynerus simplidentatus -> Allepipona emortualisInfo
Odynerus sjoestedti -> Ovodynerus sjoestedtiInfo
Odynerus stevensonianus -> Antodynerus stevensonianusInfo
Odynerus synagroides (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Odynerus tropicalis (De Saussure, 1853)Info
Odynerus versicolor -> Antodynerus versicolor versicolorInfo
Omicrabulus punctatissimus (Gusenleitner, 2000)Info
Omicrabulus saganensis saganensis (Giordani Soika, 1944)Info
Omicrabulus triangularis (Giordani Soika, 1944)Info
Onychopterocheilus fuscohirtus (Moravitz, 1895)Info
Ovodynerus ferrugineimaculatus (Giordani Soika, 1985)Info
Ovodynerus sjoestedti (Cameron, 1910)Info
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Paramischocyttarus lacuum (Stadelmann, 1898)Info
Paramisehocyttarus buyssoni ()Info
Paravespa africana (Carpenther, Gusenleitner, Madl, 2010)Info
Paravespa nairobiensis (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Paravespa pretoriensis (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Paravespa spinigera ditior (Giordani Soika, 1935)Info
Paravespa spinigera spinigera (Schulthess, 1914)Info
Pareumenes advocatus -> Ectopioglossa advocataInfo
Pareumenes sansibaricus (Schulz, 1905)Info
Polistepipona graciliventris graciliventris (Giordani Soika, 1950)Info
Polistes badius (Gerst., 1873)Info
Polistes defectivus (Gerstaecker, 1871)Info
Polistes fastidiosus (Saussure, 1853)Info
Polistes haugi (Buysson, 1906)Info
Polistes madiburensis (Schulthess, 1921)Info
Polistes marginalis (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Polistes marginalis africanus (Pal. De Beauv., 1818)Info
Polistes smithii (Saussure, 1853)Info
Polistes smithii defectivus (Gerst., 1871)Info
Polistes smithii neavei (Schulthess, 1921)Info
Polistes smithii smithii (Saussure, 1853)Info
Polistes spilophorus -> Polistes tenellusInfo
Polistes tenellus (Buysson, 1905)Info
Proepipona lateralis lateropicta (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Proepipona lateralis paolii (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Proepipona meadewaldoi meadewaldoi (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Proepipona meadewaldoi sedata (Giordani Soika, 1940)Info
Proepipona rhodesiensis rhodesiensis (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Pseudepipona meadewaldoi -> Proepipona meadewaldoi meadewaldoiInfo
Pseudodontodynerus gambiensis gambiensis (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Pseudonortonia arnoldi (Giordani Soika, 1936)Info
Pseudonortonia bisuturalis (Saussure, 1852)Info
Pseudonortonia braunsii (Kohl, 1907)Info
Pseudonortonia dewittei -> Pseudonortonia rufoquadripustulataInfo
Pseudonortonia elongata (Giordani Soika, 1941)Info
Pseudonortonia fragosa (Kohl, 1907)Info
Pseudonortonia kibonotensis kibonotensis (Cameron, 1910)Info
Pseudonortonia rufoquadripustulata (Cameron, 1910)Info
Pseudonortonia soror (Kohl, 1907)Info
Pseudonortonia tricarinulata (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Pseudonortonia zairensis (Bequaert, 1918)Info
Pseudonortonia zairensis ferrugineopetiolatus (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Raphiglossa flavoornata (Cameron, 1905)Info
Rhynchalastor bensoni (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Rhynchalastor carinatus (Gusenleitner, 2006)Info
Rhynchalastor caudalis (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Rhynchalastor corvus corvus ()Info
Rhynchalastor ferruginatus ferruginatus ()Info
Rhynchalastor indotatus (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Rhynchalastor kolensis (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Rhynchalastor luteatus (Gusenleitner, 2006)Info
Rhynchalastor miserrimus (Giordani Soika, 1934)Info
Rhynchalastor politiclypeus (Schulthess, 1914)Info
Ropalidia capensis (Saussure, 1862)Info
Ropalidia cincta (Lepeletier, 1836)Info
Ropalidia distigma (Gerst., 1857)Info
Ropalidia nobilis (Gerst., 1857)Info
Ropalidia tomentosa (Gerst., 1857)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Stellepipona aequinoxialis aequinoxialis ()Info
Stellepipona aequinoxialis nigricolor (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Stellepipona brevicornis (Giordani Soika, 1987)Info
Stroudia brevior (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
Stroudia difficilis (Giordani Soika, 1976)Info
Stroudia eumeniformis (Giordani Soika, 1943)Info
Stroudia longissima ()Info
Stroudia pulla (Giordani Soika, 1940)Info
Stroudia sexpunctata sexpunctata ()Info
Subancistrocerus budongo (Meade-waldo, 1915)Info
Synagis vicaria ()Info
Synagris abyssinica (Guérin, 1848)Info
Synagris abyssinica emarginata (Saussure, 1856)Info
Synagris aestuans (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Synagris analis (Saussure, 1856)Info
Synagris carinata (Saussure, 1863)Info
Synagris mirabilis (Guérin, 1848)Info
Synagris proserpina (Gribodo, 1891)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tachymenes abruptus (Gusenleitner, 2002)Info
Tachymenes ornativentris (Cameron, 1910)Info
Tricarinodynerus anceps bequaerti ()Info
Tricarinodynerus guerinii guerinii ()Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zeteumenidion pulchripennis (Cameron, 1910)Info
Zetheumenidion pulchripenne ()Info
Zethus delagoensis (Schulthess, 1899)Info
Zethus favillaceus ()Info
Zethus pubescens (Smith, 1857)Info
Zethus rhodesianus (Giordani Soika, 1940)Info
269 Species in Vespidae for Zimbabwe listed
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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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