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Dolichovespula maculata, Bald faced hornet
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Suborder: Apocrita
Superfamily: Vespoidea

Vespoidea is a superfamily of the insect order Hymenoptera in class of insects. The members of this group are wasps and ants.[1][2]

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References[change | change source]

  1. Hoell H.V; Doyen J.T. & Purcell A.H. 1998. Introduction to insect biology and diversity. 2nd ed, Oxford University Press. 320 ISBN 0-19-510033-6
  2. Grimaldi D. and Engel M.S. 2005. Evolution of the insects. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-82149-5