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Species Account for Vespula vulgaris

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Vespula vulgaris  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Common Wasp
Aculeata: Vespidae

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Taxonomic group: bees and wasps (Aculeata) - County data

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Records: 319
First Record: 1976
Latest Record: 2020

1992-on hectads: 41
Pre-1992 hectads: 9
Total hectads: 42
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Broad Habitat Data (based on 103 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 5 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 56 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 319 records with habitat detail and method information)

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