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Genus Leptochilus

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Vespoidea (Yellowjackets and Hornets, Paper Wasps; Potter, Mason and Pollen Wasps and allies)
Family Vespidae (Yellowjackets and Hornets, Paper Wasps; Potter, Mason and Pollen Wasps)
Subfamily Eumeninae (Potter and Mason Wasps)
Genus Leptochilus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in(1)
Explanation of Names
Leptochilus Saussure 1853
key to northeastern spp.(2)
mostly Holarctic, with ~40 spp. in our area and ~140 in the Palaearctic
Works Cited
1.A revision of the North American species in the genus Leptochilus (Hymenoptera: Eumenidae)
Parker F.D. 1966. Misc. Publ. Ent. Soc. Am. 5: 153–229.
2.Identification Atlas of the Vespidae (Hymenoptera, Aculeata) of the Northeastern Nearctic Region
Matthias Buck, Stephen A. Marshall, and David K. B. Cheung. 2008. Biological Survey of Canada [Canadian Journal of Arthropod Identification].