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Sphex

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Sphecidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Sphex Linnaeus p. 569
1761Sphex Linnaeus p. 411
1763Sphex Scopoli p. 290
1764Sphex Müller p. 72
1766Sphex Schaeffer
1767Sphex Linnaeus p. 941
1770Sphex Drury
1771Sphex Forster p. 85
1775Sphex Fabricius p. 346
1776Sphex Müller p. 160
1780Sphex Harris p. 95
1796Sphex Latreille p. 115
1798Sphex Fabricius p. 211
1802Sphex Latreille p. 332
1936Sphex Statz p. 284
1992Sphex Carpenter
2014Sphex Pulawski

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyApoidea
familySphecidae()
subfamilySphecinae
tribeSphecini
genusSphex

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available