Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Vespidae

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_3972

A family of wasps (order Hymenoptera). They commonly are known as paper wasps, yellow jackets, hornets, mason wasps and potter wasps.

 Wasps,  Ants,  Bees,  and Sawflies

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