Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Anterhynchium Mason Wasp (Anterhynchium sp)


This photo was taken in Bengkulu Sumatra Indonesia. This wasp is from the family of Vespidae under genus of Anterhynchium. This wasp has black background color of body. The head and thorax has some yellow spots, the abdomen has two yellow bands. The wing is translucent black. The size of body is about 10mm.

Taxonomy:
Phylum : Arthropoda - Arthropods
Class : Insecta - Insects
Order : Hymenoptera - Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies
No Taxon : Aculeata - Bees, Ants, and Stinging Wasps
Superfamily : Vespoidea - Ants, Stinging Wasps, and Hornets
Family : Vespidae - Yellowjackets, Paper Wasps, and Hornets; Potter, Mason and Pollen Wasps
Subfamily : Eumeninae - Potter and Mason Wasps
Genus : Anterhynchium

References:
http://www.genebank.go.kr/PB/jw/insectView.bo?use_kind=08&species_id=ZT1BI0025
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anterhynchium

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