Polistes stigmus ( Fabricius 1793 )

Kojima, Jun-Ichi, Saito, Fuki & Nguyen, Lien Thi Phuong, 2011, On the species-group taxa of Taiwanese social wasps (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) described and / or treated by J. Sonan, Zootaxa 2920, pp. 42-64: 50

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.201805

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/AD7C879B-1C09-FFAA-5CD8-FDF1FEB0FCBD

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Plazi

scientific name

Polistes stigmus ( Fabricius 1793 )
status

 

Polistes stigmus ( Fabricius 1793)  [ Polistes (Polistella) stigma ( Fabricius 1793)  ]

Sonan (1943: 473), without giving collection data for each specimen he examined, referred to Heichin, Heitou, Kobi (Gokenseki) and Takao as localities specimens from which he examined, and mentioned that this species was rare in northern part of Taiwan and common in Takao and Heitou. In TARIAbout TARI, we located 6 Ƥ and 1 3 with Sonan's identification label and collected before the year 1943: 1 Ƥ from Heichin, 3 Ƥ and 1 3 from Heito, and 2 Ƥ from Takao. These specimens belong to P. s ti g m a in the currently accepted sense. In addition to them, TARIAbout TARI houses a female P. s t i g m a collected in Gokenseki in 1909, which may have also examined by Sonan when he prepared his 1943 paper.

TARI

Taiwan Agricultural Research Institute

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Eumenidae

Genus

Polistes