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HYMENOPTERA (bees, wasps, ants, sawflies and parasitoid wasps)

Subtaxa

Rank Taxon #subtaxa #photos #macrophotos #microphotos #refs
Suborder APOCRITA (bees, wasps, ants and parasitoids) 201        
Section (Zoo.) Aculeata (aculeates: bees, wasps and ants) 109 628 313 9 226
Section (Zoo.) Parasitica (parasitoid wasps) 92 180 173 2 108
Suborder SYMPHYTA (sawflies) 54 317 233 7 41

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Atlas Hymenoptera: http://zoologie.umh.ac.be/hymenoptera/galerie/ExploreDB.aspx Atlas Hymenoptera
Goulet, H & Huber, J.T., eds, 1993 Hymenoptera of the world: an identification guide to families
Richards, O.W., 1956 Hymenoptera: Introduction and Keys to Families (ed 1)
Richards, O.W., 1977 Hymenoptera: Introduction and Keys to Families (ed 2)
Sauer, F., 1985 Bienen, Wespen und Verwandte
Zahradík, J. & Severa, F. (illust.), 1991 A Field Guide in Colour to Bees and wasps

Dung

Skidmore, P., 1991 Insects of the British Cow-Dung Community

on docks

Salt, D.T. & Whittaker, J.B., 1998 Insects on dock plants

Plant galls

Redfern, M. & Shirley, P., 2002 British Plant Galls - Identification of galls on plants and fungi
Redfern, M. & Shirley, P., 2011 British Plant Galls
Stubbs, F.B. (Editor), 1986 Provisional Keys to British Plant Galls

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 130 general literature references to HYMENOPTERA (bees, wasps, ants, sawflies and parasitoid wasps)

HYMENOPTERA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(insects)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 2653 feeding and other relationships of HYMENOPTERA (bees, wasps, ants, sawflies and parasitoid wasps)

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