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Asian paper wasp

Scientific Name
Polistes chinensis antennalis
Scientific Author
PĂ©rez, 1905
Taxonomy
(Hymenoptera: Vespidae: Polistinae: Polistini)
Status
Exotic Species Occurrence in Australia
Reliability
High
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Diagnostic Notes
Slender wasps with a body length of between 13mm to 25mm; body colour reddish brown to black bodies with yellow rings and reddish areas on abdomen; wings are reddish or amber brown.
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Author
Walker, K.
Created
28/01/2007 05:04 AEST
Last Updated
08/03/2012 15:24 AEST
Citation
Walker, K. (2007) Asian paper wasp (Polistes chinensis antennalis) Updated on 3/8/2012 3:24:44 PM Available online: PaDIL - http://www.padil.gov.au.
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