Samiksha Jaiswal

Epiponini

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Hymenoptera
Subfamily  Polistinae
Higher classification  Polistinae
Phylum  Arthropoda
Family  Vespidae
Scientific name  Epiponini
Rank  Tribe
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Similar  Vespidae, Hymenopterans, Polistinae, Polybia, Agelaia

The Epiponini (formerly known as Polybiini) are a large and diverse tribe of social wasps inhabiting the Neotropical region, with some species' ranges extending into the Nearctic region.

Selected species

  • Apoica pallens
  • Leipomeles dorsata
  • Parachartergus apicalis
  • Parachartergus colobopterus
  • Polybia sericea
  • Protopolybia exigua
  • Synoeca cyanea
  • Brachygastra mellifica
  • References

    Epiponini Wikipedia


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    Polistinae
    Polybia
    Vespidae
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