Vespula consobrina

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Taxonavigation

Ordo: Hymenoptera
Familia: Vespidae
Genus: Vespula

Name

Vespula consobrina (Saussure)Wikispecies linkPensoft Profile

  • Vespa consobrina de Saussure 1854[1]:141. Holotype female; “L’île de Terre-Neuve” (PARIS).
  • Vespa scelesta McFarland 1888[2]:298. Lectotype female; “Montana” (PHILADELPHIA).

Distribution

Vespula consobrina occurs in the Canadian and Transition Zones of northern and central North America.

Biology

This predatory species preys on live insects and usually nests in cavities, using sites in logs, wall voids and rodent burrows.

Taxon Treatment

Other References

  1. Saussure H (1853–58) Monographie des Guêpes Sociales ou de la Tribu des Vespiens. Masson, Paris, and J. Cherbuliez, Genève.
  2. McFarland J (1888) A table of the species of Vespa found in the United States, with descriptions of two species. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 15: 297-299.

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