Parapolybia (Lesser Paper Wasps)
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Lesser Paper Wasps
Taxonomy*Animalia (Animals) [kingdom]Arthropoda (Arthropods) [phylum]Hexapoda (Hexapods) [subphylum]Insecta (Insects) [class]Pterygota (Winged and Once-winged Insects) [subclass]Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps, and Sawflies) [order]Apocrita (Narrow-waisted Wasps, Ants, and Bees) [suborder]Aculeata (Ants, Bees, and Stinging Wasps) [infraorder]Vespoidea (Ants and Vespoid Wasps) [superfamily]Vespidae (Hornets, Paper Wasps, Potter Wasps, and Allies) [family]Polistinae (Paper Wasps) [subfamily]Ropalidiini (in Paper Wasps) [tribe]
* Taxonomy follows that in iNaturalist.