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Vespa nigra Statz 1936 (wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Vespidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 270650

Full reference: G. Statz. 1936. Ueber alte und neue fossile Hymenopterenfunde aus den Tertiaren Ablagerungen von Rott am Siebengebirge. Decheniana 93:256-312

Belongs to Vespa according to G. Statz 1936

Sister taxa: Vespa bilineata, Vespa binghami, Vespa ciliata, Vespa cordifera, Vespa crabroniformis, Vespa mandarinia, Vespa picea

Type specimen: LACMIP 4009, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Rott (Statz Collection), which is in a Chattian lacustrine - small shale in the Rott Formation of Germany.


Average measurements (in mm): body length 25.0, forewing length 12.0