Vespula flavopilosa

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Taxonavigation

Ordo: Hymenoptera
Familia: Vespidae
Genus: Vespula

Name

Vespula flavopilosa JacobsonWikispecies linkPensoft Profile

  • Vespula flavopilosa Jacobson (in Jacobson et al.) 1978[1]:303. Holotype female; Ithaca, New York (WASHINGTON).

Distribution

Vespula flavopilosa occurs in the eastern United States as far south as Georgia (R. Jacobson, personal communication).

Biology

It builds subterranean nests. This species feeds on live insects, as well as other sources of sugar and protein, and is a scavenger much like Vespula germanica, Vespula pensylvanica and Vespula alascensis.

Taxon Treatment

Other References

  1. Jacobson R, Matthews R, MacDonald J (1978) A systematic study of the Vespula vulgaris group with a description of a new yellowjacket species in Eastern North America (Hymenoptera: Vespidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 71: 299-312.

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