Hymenoptera Collection Statistics

Hymenoptera Collection Statistics 

Species numbers for Hymenoptera in the collection as of September 2009. Totals include valid species plus non-valid nominal species for which there are types in the collection.

Taxon

Species

Symphyta (sawflies, woodwasps and allies)

3714

Evanioidea (ensign wasps and allies)

455

Megalyroidea (parasitic wasps)

15

Stephanoidea (parasitic wasps)

176

Trigonalyoidea (parasitic wasps)

43

Ichneumonidae (ichneumon flies)

9026

Braconidae (ichneumon flies)

6310

Ceraphronoidea (parasitic wasps)

129

Platygastroidea (parasitic wasps)

1420

Proctotrupoidea (parasitic wasps)

871

Cynipoidea (gall wasps and allies)

1164

Mymarommatoidea (fairy flies)

14

Chalcidoidea (chalcid wasps, fairy flies)

10359

Chrysidoidea (cuckoo wasps)

2382

Vespoidea: Formicidae (ants)

6626

Vespoidea: Vespidae (wasps)

5075

Vespoidea: Pompilidae (spider wasps)

2971

Vespoidea: other families

3734

Apoidea: Spheciformes (hunting wasps, sand wasps)

6953

Apoidea: Apiformes (bees)

13138

Total

74575