Polistinae

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Polistes, from New Latin, from Ancient Greek πολιστής ‎(polistḗs, founder of a city), from Ancient Greek πολίζειν ‎(polízein, build a city), from Ancient Greek πόλις ‎(pólis, a city) +‎ -inae

Proper nounEdit

Polistinae

  1. A taxonomic subfamily within the family Vespidae—paper wasps.

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