Stenodyneriellus sp., copyright djhiker.

Belongs within: Eumeninae.

Stenodyneriellus is an Indo-Australian genus of potter wasps in which the dorsal surface of the propodeum is well developed behind the postscutellum, so that the latter is entirely or almost entirely separate from the posterior face of the mesosoma, and the superior transverse carina of the propodeum is usually well developed (or, if not, there is still a distinct separation between the dorsal and posterior faces of the propodeum). The first metasomal tergite is about twice as wide as long and nearly as wide as the second tergite (Giordani Soika 1962).

<==Stenodyneriellus Giordani Soika 1962 C85
|–*S. turneriellus Giordani Soika 1962 C85
|–S. bicoloratus (Saussure 1856) [=Odynerus bicoloratus] C85
|–S. brisbanensis Giordani Soika 1962 C85
|–S. carnarvonensis Giordani Soika 1977 C85
|–S. darnleyensis Giordani Soika 1977 C85
|–S. novempunctatus Giordani Soika 1977 C85
|–S. pseudancistrocerus (Giordani Soika 1962) [=Pseudonortonia pseudancistrocerus] C85
|–S. punctatissimus Giordani Soika 1977 C85
|–S. spinosiusculus Giordani Soika 1962 C85
|–S. tricoloratus Giordani Soika 1962 C85 [=Pseudepipona tricolorata GS62]
|–S. turneriellus Giordani Soika 1962 C85
`–S. yanchepensis (Giordani Soika 1962) [=Australodynerus yanchepensis] C85
|–S. y. yanchepensis C85
`–S. y. nigrithorax (Giordani Soika 1962) [=Australodynerus yanchepensis nigrithorax] C85

*Type species of generic name indicated


[C85] Cardale, J. C. 1985. Vespoidea and Sphecoidea. In: Walton, D. W. (ed.) Zoological Catalogue of Australia vol. 2. Hymenoptera: Formicoidea, Vespoidea and Sphecoidea pp. 150–303. Australian Government Publishing Service: Canberra.

[GS62] Giordani Soika, A. 1962. Gli Odynerus sensu antiquo del continente Australiano e della Tasmania. Boll. Mus. Civ. Venezia 14: 57–202.

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