Hymenoptera of Goodwell and Texhoma,
Texas County, Oklahoma
Kurt Schaefer

Vespidae

Subfamily Eumeninae - Mason and Potter Wasps



Eumenes bollii



Eumenes



Eumenes fraternus



Eumenes smithii



Stenodynerus percampanulatus
Male



Stenodynerus percampanulatus
Female



Stenodynerus



Stenodynerus histrionalis



Stenodynerus blandoides



Leucodynerus



Stenodynerus/Parancistrocerus



Stenodynerus/Parancistrocerus



Leptochilus rufinodus



Dolichodynerus tanynotus



Euodynerus annulatus
Color is variable



Euodynerus hidalgo
Color is variable



Euodynerus crypticus
Color is variable



Monobia quadridens



Euodynerus, Male



Euodynerus, Female



Pterocheilus quinquefasciatus - Female



Pterocheilus quinquefasciatus - Male



Pterocheilus



Pterocheilus

Subfamily Polistinae - Paper Wasps



Polistes fuscatus
Color is variable



Polistes apachus



Polistes aurifer
Color is variable



Polistes dorsalis
Color is variable


This project could not have been completed without the assistance of the Hymenoptera experts: Drs. Richard Vernier, Matthias Buck, Mr. Eric R. Eaton, and others of BugGuide.net for their identifications of these vespids.


Hal C. Redd, and John M. Nelson, 1985, Distribution of Social Wasps in Oklahoma, The Southwestern Entomologist 10(2):85-102.

Vespidae in BugGuide.net

Matthias Buck, Stephen A. Marshall, and David K.B. Cheung, 2008, Identification Atlas of the Vespidae (Hymenoptera, Aculeata) of the northeastern Nearctic region