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Vespula maculifrons  (Buysson)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 154276

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): eastern yellowjacket [English]
    guêpe de l'est [French]
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: unverified  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHymenoptera  – abelha, formiga, vespa, ants, bees, wasps  
                                  SuborderApocrita  – abeilles, fourmis, guêpes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyVespoidea  – vespoid wasps  
                                           FamilyVespidae  – hornets, paper wasps, potter wasps, yellowjackets  
                                              GenusVespula Thomson, 1869  
                                                 SpeciesVespula maculifrons (Buysson) – eastern yellowjacket, guêpe de l'est  

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  Source: Common names of Insects in Canada, database (version 1999)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes: Entomological Society of Canada / société d'entomologie du Canada   
  Reference for: eastern yellowjacket[English], guêpe de l'est [French]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Vespula maculifrons   
  Source: Stoetzel, M. B., 1989, database (version 1.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: eastern yellowjacket[English]   
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