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Vespa helvola Linnaeus, 1764: 412 (m.) SOUTH AFRICA. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Linnaeus, 1767: 968 (w.); Emery, 1888b PDF: 344 (q.).
Combination in Dorylus: Fabricius, 1793 PDF: 365.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Dorylus helvolus pretoriae.
See also: Arnold, 1915: 116.


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