The checklist of Spheciformes (Hymenoptera: Apoidea) in Turkey

Abstract :

A current classification of Spheciformes in Turkey is provided. It is based on records present in the literatüre in Turkey. In this study, 629 species and 25 subspecies in 80 genera belonging to 10 families of Spheciformes are listed: Nine species of three genera belonging to Ammoplanidae, four species of two genera belonging to Ampulicidae, 21 species and two subspecies of two genera belonging to Astatidae, 134 species of 19 genera belonging to Bembicidae, 252 species and seven subspecies of 27 genera belonging to Crabronidae, two species of one genus belonging to Mellinidae, 33 species of six genera belonging to Pemphredonidae, 70 species and seven subspecies of three genera belonging to Philanthidae, 25 species of five genera belonging to Psenidae, 79 species and nine subspecies of 12 genera belonging to Sphecidae.


Keyword :

Hymenoptera, Aculeata, Apoidea, Spheciformes, checklist, Turkey


Author(s) : Kaplan, E., Yıldırım, E.
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Published Issue : 2022 Vol. 17 Supplement


2022 Vol. 17 Supplement