Hymenoptera species collected by bait traps during the months of June-October in organic vineyard and orchards in Kemalpaşa district, (İzmir) of Western Turkey were evaluated in this study. As a result, six species belonging 2007 to two families of Hymenoptera were determined. Those were Apis mellifera Linnaeus, 1758, Vespula germanica (Fabricius, 1793), Vespa crabro Linnaeus, 1758, Vespa orientalis Linnaeus, 1771, Polistes dominulus (Christ, 1791) and Polistes gallicus (Linnaeus, 1767). Among those Apis mellifera and Vespula germanica were more abundant than the others.
free text keywords: Organic agriculture, Hymenoptera, bait trap, biodiversity, Anahtar Sözcükler: Organik tarım, Hymenoptera, besin tuzak, biyolojik çeşitlilik