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Tachymenes Fabricius

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera; Superfamily: Vespoidea; Family: Vespidae; Subfamily: Eumeninae)

Tachymenes Giordani Soika, 1983 Type species: Odynerus vulneratus de Saussure, 1855.

 

Tachymenes abruptus Gusenleitner, 2002 (Zimbabwe)

 

Tachymenes ornativentris (Cameron, 1910) (South Africa, Zimbabwe)

 

Tachymenes vulneratus (de Saussure, 1855) (South Africa)

Distribution

South Africa, Zimbabwe.

Biology

 

References

Bequaert J., 1918. A Revision of the Vespidae of the Belgian Congo Based on the Collection of the American Museum Congo Expedition, With A List of Ethiopian Diplopterous Wasps. Bulletin A. M. N. H, Vol. 39: 2-384.

Carpenter J. M., 1986. A Synonymic Generic Checklist of the Eumeninae (Hymenoptera: Vespidae). Psyche 93: 61-90.

Credits

Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).


Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

 

Citation: van Noort, S. 2022. WaspWeb: Hymenoptera of the Afrotropical region. URL: www.waspweb.org (accessed on <day/month/year>).

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