Polistes minor Palisot de Beauvois

Genaro, Julio A., 2011, Vespidae (Insecta: Hymenoptera) of Puerto Rico, West Indies, Insecta Mundi 2011 (202), pp. 1-35: 18-19

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5161518

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5165013

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03BA87A7-FFA3-FFB7-FF05-F96AE0F9FE0C

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Polistes minor Palisot de Beauvois
status

 

Polistes minor Palisot de Beauvois  

Polistes minor Palisot de Beauvois, 1818: 207   , pl. VIII fig. 3 - “Sainte-Domingue” (type depository un-un� known). � Ashmead 1900: 311.

Polistes versicolor   ; Ashmead 1900: 311. Misidentification.

Polistes hertwigi Schulz, 1903: 486   , female � “Westindien ... Haiti ” (ZSMU). � Richards 1978: 517 (syn. of P. minor Palisot de Beauvois   ).

This species was described from Hispaniola, and is recorded from Tortuga as well as Puerto Rico ( Richards 1978).

The nest was figured by Palisot de Beauvois (1818: pl. VIII fig. 3) with the original description, but nothing has been published on the biology of this species since.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Eumenidae

Genus

Polistes

Loc

Polistes minor Palisot de Beauvois

Genaro, Julio A. 2011
2011
Loc

Polistes hertwigi

Richards, O. W. 1978: 517
Schulz, W. A. 1903: 486
1903
Loc

Polistes minor

Ashmead, W. H. 1900: 311
1900
Loc

Polistes versicolor

Ashmead, W. H. 1900: 311
1900