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 Common paper wasp (Polistes exclamans exclamans)

Common paper wasp | Polistes exclamans exclamans photo
Common paper wasp (Polistes exclamans exclamans)
Photograph by Jerry A. Payne, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Bugwood.org. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)




Common paper wasp | Polistes exclamans exclamans photo
Common paper wasp (Polistes exclamans exclamans)
Photograph by Forest & Kim Starr, Starr Environmental, Bugwood.org. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)





COMMON PAPER WASP FACTS
Classification
Class:Insecta
Order:Hymenoptera
Family:Vespidae
Genus:Polistes
Species:exclamans exclamans
Common Name:Common paper wasp


Relatives in same Genus
  Red wasp (P. annularis)
  Paper wasp (P. apachus)
  Golden paper wasp (P. aurifer)
  Paper wasp (P. carolina)
  Asian paper wasp (P. chinensis antennalis)
  Paper wasp (P. dominula)
  Paper wasp (P. fuscatus)
  Paper wasp (P. metrica)
  Macao paper wasp (P. olivaceus)





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