The aculeate Hymenoptera in the collection of the Institute of Zoology of the National Academy of Science of Azerbaijan, Baku. Wasps of the family Scoliidae and Tiphiidae (Hymenoptera: Aculeata)

Abstract :

Wasps of the family Scoliidae are represented in the collection of the Institute of Zoology of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan (Baku) by 13 species from 4 genera. Wasps of the Tiphiidae family are represented by 34 species from 10 genera. Of these, 3 species from the Scoliidae family - Campsomeris (Campsomeriella) angulata (F. Morawitz, 1888), Scolia (Scolia) hortorum hortorum Fabricius, 1787, Scolia erythrocephala (Fabricius, 1798) and 7 species from the Tiphiidae family - Meria lacifasciata Palma, 1869, Meria arabica (Guérin 1837), Poecilotiphia ciliata (F. Morawitz, 1894), Tiphia (Tiphia) femorata (Fabricius, 1775), Pseudotiphia villosa (Fabricius, 1793), Poecilotiphia parvula (Smith, 1855), Poecilotiphia pseudofasciculata (Guiglia, 1963) were first recorded for the fauna of Azerbaijan. In total, the collection contains 47 wasp species, of which 17 are from Azerbaijan (9 - Scoliidae, 8 - Tiphiidae) 7 - from Russia (Tiphiidae only), 1 each from Ukraine (Scoliidae), Georgia (Scoliidae), Mongolia (Tiphiidae), Kyrgyzstan (Tiphiidae), 2 each from Tajikistan (Tiphiidae), Spain (Tiphiidae), 3 from Armenia (1 - Scoliidae, 2 - Tiphiidae), 3 from Iran (Scoliidae), 9 from Uzbekistan (3 - Scoliidae, 6 - Tiphiidae), 8 from Kazakhstan (1 - Scoliidae, 7 - Tiphiidae), 6 Turkmenistan (Tiphiidae). General geographic distribution is given for each species.


Keyword :

Scoliidae, Tiphiidae, Azerbaijan, fauna, distribution, species


Author(s) : Mammadov, A. A.
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Published Issue : 2022 Vol. 17 Number 1


2022 Vol. 17 Number 1