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Red-banded Sand Wasp - Ammophila sabulosa
Red-banded Sand Wasp - Ammophila sabulosa



Ammophila sabulosa
Subspecies6
Common namesRed-banded Sand Wasp, Red Banded Sand Wasp
German namesGemeine Sandwespe, Sandwespe
Dutch namesGrote Rupsendoder
Danish namesAlmindelig Sandhveps
Finnish namesHietapistiäinen
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire))))), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia))), West Europe (Austria, France, Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg), Liechtenstein), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia)), Southeast Europe (Yugoslavia (Croatia))
Asia
Far East (East Asia (Japan, Mongolia, Korea (South Korea), Taiwan))
Africa
North Africa
Macaronesia (Canary Islands)
America
North America
USA


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Neogene
Miocene (Lower Miocene)
Paleozoic
Devonian


Distribution by Synonymus:
Sphex hortensis   USA
CountriesAustria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Mongolia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, USA, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesAmmophila sabulosa in faunaeur.org
Ammophila sabulosa in itis.gov
Ammophila sabulosa in dyntaxa.se
Ammophila sabulosa in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
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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
SuperfamilyApoidea
Solitary Bees, Social Bees, Apoid Wasps, Bees, Sphecoid wasps
FamilySphecidae
Thread-waisted wasps, Sand Wasps, Mud-daubers, Sphecid wasps, Mud daubers, Digger wasps, Digger & Sand wasps
SubfamilyAmmophilinae
TribeAmmophilini
GenusAmmophila
Thread-waisted wasps, Beachgrass
Speciessabulosa
Ammophila sabulosa
Red-banded Sand Wasp, Red Banded Sand Wasp
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
 
Synonyms
Ammophila cyanescens
Ammophila pulvillata
Ammophila sabulosa kamtschatica
Ammophila vulgaris
Ichneumon frischii
Sphex dimidiatus
Sphex hortensis
Sphex mucronatus
Sphex sabulosa
Sphex sabulosus
 
Subspecies
Ammophila sabulosa kamtschatica
Ammophila sabulosa nipponica
Ammophila sabulosa sabulosa
Ammophila sabulosa solowiyofkae
Ammophila sabulosa touareg
Ammophila sabulosa vagabunda
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