Definitions

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  • proper n. A taxonomic family within the superfamily Vespoidea — many social and solitary wasps.

Etymologies

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Vespa +‎ -idae

Examples

  • Even Vespidae wasp larvae which grow up in cells will scratch at the walls of their enclosure to get their parents 'attention.

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  • Sphecidae and Vespidae), bombyliid flies and syrphid flies are important pollinators of some plants.

    Pollinator

  • Yellow Jacket Vespidae]] A yellow jacket is only about half an inch long and has black and yellow stripes alternating across its body, although the [[bald-faced hornet]], '' Dolichovespula maculata '', is black and white.

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