Vespa Linnaeus, 1758

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaArthropodaInsectaHymenopteraVespidae

  • 25,415

    Occurrences
  • 179

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Vespa Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • Hornet eng
  • Calabrone ita
  • Hornissen deu
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted genus

Published in

Syst. Nat., ed. 10, 572.

Living period

28.4 to 11.608 Ma

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Arthropoda
class
Insecta
order
Hymenoptera
family
Vespidae
genus
Vespa
species
179
 
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Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Feb 14, 2017.