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Vespoidea (vespoid wasps)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Vespoidea are a superfamily of order Hymenoptera of class Insecta, although older taxonomic schemes may vary in this categorization, particularly in their recognition of a now-obsolete superfamily Scolioidea. The members of this group are known as wasps and ants.
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Family

Eumenidae (Solitary wasp) (4,197)
Formicidae (ants) (10,203)   (3)   (18)
Masaridae (Solitary wasp) (356)
Mutillidae (velvet ants) (2)
Not Assigned (21)
Rhopalosomatidae (rhopalosomatid wasps) (71)
Scoliidae (scoliid wasps) (2)   (1)
Tiphiidae (tiphiid wasps) (2)
Vespidae (hornets, hornets and yellowjackets, paper wasps, potter wasps, and yellowjackets) (1,581)   (3)

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