EPPO Global Database

Polistes dominulus(POLEDO)

Overview
Last modification: 2010-04-26

Basic information
  • EPPO code: POLEDO
  • Preferred name: Polistes dominulus
  • Authority: (Christ)

Notes

One of the commonest wasps in Eurasia, considered invasive in North America.


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Vespa dominula Christ

Common names
Name Language
französische Feldwespe German
gallische Feldwespe German
European paper wasp English
avispa papelera Spanish
polístido Spanish
guêpe poliste French
Franse veldwesp Dutch
vespa-cabocla Portuguese
полист домашний Russian
europeisk pappersgeting Swedish