Georeferenced UK social wasps

This dataset is a subset of DOI: 10.5519/qd.tdi9zagc. This dataset contains all UK common wasp (Vespula vulgaris, Linnaeus 1758), German wasp (Vespula germanica, Fabricius, 1793) and European hornet (Vespa crabro, Linnaeus 1758) specimens held by the NHM (as of July 2018) and all specimens have been georeferenced (for protocol, see Blagoderov et al., 2017; DOI: 10.3897/BDJ.5.e19893).

Data and Resources

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Galina M. Jönsson (2020). Dataset: Georeferenced UK social wasps. Natural History Museum Data Portal (

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Author(s) Galina M. Jönsson
Affiliation Natural History Museum, Imperial College London, UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
Contributors Gavin R. Broad (Natural History Museum)
Temporal extent 1900-2016
Last updated January 24, 2020
Last resource update January 24, 2020 (GeorefUKwasps.csv)
Created January 24, 2020
License Creative Commons Attribution