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Taxonomy
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Genus Polistes - Umbrella Paper Wasps

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 Polistinae - Paper Wasps
Genus Polistes - Umbrella Paper Wasps

Species annularis - Ringed Paper Wasp
Species apachus - Apache Paper Wasp
Species arizonensis - Arizona Paper Wasp
Species aurifer - Golden Paper Wasp
Species bahamensis - Bahamian Paper Wasp
Species bellicosus - Polistes bellicosus
Species canadensis - Neotropical Red Paper Wasp
Species carnifex - Executioner Paper Wasp
Species carolina - Fine-backed Red Paper Wasp
Species comanchus - Comanche Paper Wasp
Species dominula - European Paper Wasp
Species dorsalis - Polistes dorsalis
Species exclamans - Guinea Paper Wasp
Species flavus - Yellow Paper Wasp
Species fuscatus - Northern Paper Wasp
Species hirsuticornis - Hairy-horned Paper Wasp
Species instabilis - Unstable Paper Wasp
Species kaibabensis - Kaibab Paper Wasp
Species major - Horse's Paper Wasp
Species metricus - Metric Paper Wasp
Species palmarum - Palm Paper Wasp
Species parametricus - Parametric Paper Wasp
Species rubiginosus - Coarse-backed Red Paper Wasp
No Taxon "texanus"
No Taxon bahamensis or exclamans
No Taxon carolina or rubiginosus
No Taxon major castaneicolor or canadensis
No Taxon parametricus or hirsuticornis
No Taxon red-yellow problem spms, TX
No Taxon nests and larvae