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Polistes attavina

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Vespidae

Taxonomy
Vespa attavina was named by Heer (1849). It is an impression. Its type locality is Parschlug, which is in a Badenian pond horizon in Austria.

It was corrected as Vespa atavina by Heer (1865); it was recombined as Polistes attavina by Carpenter (1996).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Vespa attavina Heer p. 101 figs. Pl 7, fig 8
1865Vespa atavina Heer p. 387 fig. 289
1996Polistes attavina Carpenter

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyVespoidea
familyVespidae()
genusPolistes
speciesattavina()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available