• Razzaq Shalan Augul Department of Entomology and Invertebrates, Iraq Natural History Research Center and Museum, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
Keywords: Hymenoptera, Iraq, Sphecidae, Revision, Wasps


    A revision study of the Sphecidae from Iraq is presented. A survey is conducted to collect the specimens from different regions; generally, there were 41 species belonging to 12 genera and 4 subfamilies are revised with synonyms.


    The current investigation included the species previously reported in Iraq, which were not collected during the current investigations; the distribution and other information are also provided.


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