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Species Delta rendalli

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Vespoidea (Yellowjackets and Hornets, Paper Wasps; Potter, Mason and Pollen Wasps and allies)
Family Vespidae (Yellowjackets and Hornets, Paper Wasps; Potter, Mason and Pollen Wasps)
Subfamily Eumeninae (Potter and Mason Wasps)
Genus Delta
Species rendalli (Delta rendalli)
Remarks
In Florida this is an introduced species, originating in Africa (Perhaps via Jamaica, as it was found there in 1979).
This species was found in FL in 1981.
For more info see this article:
MENKE, A. S. AND L. A. STANGE 1986. Delta campaniforme rendalli (Bingham) and Zeta argillaceum (Linnaeus) established in southern Florida, and comments on generic discretion in Eumenes s. I. (Hymenoptera: Vespidae; Fla. Ent. 69: 697-702.