Several names share this combination and are defined under the rules of the zoological code. The species name Vespa velutina might be an homonymy case.

Vespa velutina Lepeletier, 1836

Zoology

Yellow-legged hornet

Taxonomy

Arthropoda 91
Insecta 91
Hymenoptera 91
Vespidae 91
Vespa 91

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Insects - Hymenoptera (EY) 91

Vespa velutina var.celebensis Pérez, 1910

Zoology

Name-bearing type

LECTOTYPE MNHN-EY-EY2926

Taxonomy

Arthropoda 3
Insecta 3
Hymenoptera 3
Vespidae 3
Vespa velutina var.celebensis Pérez, 1910 3

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Insects - Hymenoptera (EY) 3

Vespa velutina var.ardens du Buysson, 1905

Zoology

Taxonomy

Arthropoda 7
Insecta 7
Hymenoptera 7
Vespidae 7
Vespa velutina var.ardens du Buysson, 1905 7

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Insects - Hymenoptera (EY) 7

Vespa velutina var.variana van der Vecht, 1957

Zoology

Type series

PARATYPE(S) MNHN-EY-EY2927
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-EY-EY2928
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-EY-EY2929
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-EY-EY2930
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-EY-EY2931
PARATYPE(S) MNHN-EY-EY2932

Taxonomy

Arthropoda 8
Insecta 8
Hymenoptera 8
Vespidae 8
Vespa velutina var.variana van der Vecht, 1957 8

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Insects - Hymenoptera (EY) 8

Vespa velutina var.sumbana van der Vecht, 1957

Zoology

Taxonomy

Arthropoda 8
Insecta 8
Hymenoptera 8
Vespidae 8
Vespa velutina var.variana van der Vecht, 1957 8

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Insects - Hymenoptera (EY) 8