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Sphecidae  Latreille, 1802
Taxonomic Serial No.: 154310

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): mud daubers [English]
    sphecid wasps [English]
    digger wasps [English]
    sand wasps [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2008   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHymenoptera  – abelha, formiga, vespa, ants, bees, wasps  
                                  SuborderApocrita  – abeilles, fourmis, guêpes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyApoidea  – bees, sphecoid wasps, apoid wasps  
                                           FamilySphecidae Latreille, 1802 – mud daubers, sphecid wasps, digger wasps, sand wasps  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Subfamily Ammophilinae André, 1886  
                                              Subfamily Chloriontinae Fernald, 1905  
                                              Subfamily Sceliphrinae Ashmead, 1899  
                                              Subfamily Sphecinae Latreille, 1802  

  Expert: Deans et al. (July 2006)  
  Notes: Consensus on Hymenoptera classification to family by: Andrew Austin, Denis Brothers, Matt Buffington, Andrew Deans, Gary Gibson, John Jennings, Norm Johnson, Johan Liljeblad, Michael Ohl, Lawrence Packer, Fredrik Ronquist, and Robert Wharton   
  Reference for: Sphecidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Sphecidae (sensu lato), classification, website (version 25-Jul-07)  
  Acquired: 2008   
  Notes: Family-Group Names and Classification, maintained by Wojciech J. Pulawski at   
  Reference for: Sphecidae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Sphecidae, sphecid wasps [English]   
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