Taxon profile


Polistes biglumis (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Hymenoptera - bees, ants and wasps »  family Vespidae - wasps »  genus Polistes - paper wasp »  subgenus Polistes

Scientific synonyms

Vespa biglumis Linnaeus, 1758 o
Polistes dubia Kohl, 1898
Vespa rupestris Linnaeus, 1758


Polistes biglumis

Author: Jakub Rom

Polistes biglumis

Author: Jakub Rom

Polistes biglumis

Author: Josef Němec

Polistes biglumis

Author: Jan Cibulka


Polistes biglumis

Author: Petr Adamec

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Intertaxon relationships

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Polistes biglumis biglumis (Linnaeus, 1758)
subspecies Polistes biglumis bimaculatus (Geoffroy, 1785)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [167843]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Polistes biglumis (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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