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*  Pollination
Examples of pollen vectors include many species of wasps, that transport pollen of many plant species, being potential or even ... Missing or empty ,url= (help) Sühs, R.B.; Somavilla, A.; Putzke, J.; Köhler, A. (2009). "Pollen vector wasps (Hymenoptera, ... wasps and occasionally ants (Hymenoptera), beetles (Coleoptera), moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera), and flies (Diptera). The ...
*  Yellowjacket
They may be confused with other wasps, such as hornets and paper wasps. Polistes dominula, a species of paper wasp, is very ... European yellowjackets, the German wasp (Vespula germanica), and the common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) were originally native to ... though occasionally a stinger becomes lodged and pulls free of the wasp's body; the venom, like most bee and wasp venoms, is ... Members of these genera are known simply as "wasps" in other English-speaking countries. Most of these are black and yellow ...
*  Ichnovirus
The wasp injects one or more eggs into its host along with a quantity of virus. The virus and wasp are in a symbiotic ... Parasitoid wasps serve as hosts, but these wasps are themselves parasites of lepidoptera. There are currently 21 species in ... Parasitoid wasps in the subfamilies Banchinae and Campopleginae serve as hosts, but these wasps are themselves parasites of ... expression of viral genes prevents the wasp's host's immune system from killing the wasp's injected egg and causes other ...
*  Cotesia congregata
Instead, the genes that code for the virus are contained within the genome of the wasp. The wasp contains special cells called ... the 3rd instar wasp larvae will emerge from the caterpillar and spin cocoons from which the adult wasps fly about 4 to 8 days ... preventing it from attacking the wasp larvae. The host immune system returns to normal after 8 days, by which time the wasp ... An average female wasp will produce over 600 ng of viral DNA in each ovary, more than enough for her lifetime. An average ...
*  Mischocyttarus mexicanus
Mischocyttarus is actually cited as the largest genus of social wasps, and it consists entirely of New World wasp species. M. ... mexicanus and other similar wasp species. It appears that the fruit flies also mimic certain defensive behaviors of wasps. When ... However, an older wasp is often prevented from joining a colony, and older nests tend to reject non-nestmates of any age. These ... This social wasp species is a good model for studying the selective advantage of different nesting tactics within a single ...
*  Polydnavirus
Parasitoid wasps serve as hosts for the virus, and Lepidoptera serve as hosts for these wasps. The female wasp injects one or ... ichnoviruses occur in ichneumonid wasps species and bracoviruses in braconid wasps), but these wasps are themselves parasitic ... The virus and wasp are in a mutualistic symbiotic relationship: expression of viral genes prevents the wasp's host's immune ... of pupal and adult female wasps. The virus is injected along with the wasp egg into the body cavity of a lepidopteran host ...
*  Pollination syndrome
Wasps are also responsible for the pollination of several plants species, being important pollen vectors, and in some cases, ... CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Sühs R.B.; Somavilla A.; Putzke J.; Köhler A. (2009). "Pollen vector wasps ( ... such as specialized pollination by spider hunting wasps (Pompilidae) and fruit chafers (Cetoniidae) in the eastern grasslands ...
*  X linked thrombocytopenia
This mutation causes the decreased, absent, or altered Wiskoff-Aldrich syndrome protein (WASp). Normal WASp is involved in ... If WASp is decreased, absent, or altered, then the hematopoietic cells it is found in will show signaling and cytoskeleton ... Furthermore, flow cytometry or western blotting would be used to test for decreased or absent amounts of WASp. Family history ... and normal WASp expression. Treatment for individuals with X-linked thrombocytopenia is typically focused on managing symptoms ...
*  Vespula acadica
Vespula wasps are commonly mistaken for other genera, most often the paper wasps of the genus Polistes. V. acadica is ... V. acadica belongs to the genus of Vespula which includes numerous species of social wasps. The wasps within the Vespula genus ... V. acadica wasps do not scavenge or forage on freshly killed insects. The diet of V. rufa group species contain less variety ... However, while these wasps are flexible with regard to roles, there is a noted tendency for workers to specialize in one ...
*  Oriental hornet
Most wasps are most active during the early morning. Vespa orientalis is unique in showing a peak of activity during the middle ... Social wasps are unusual in their practice of altruism in which non-reproductive individuals work for the benefit of the colony ... Social wasps are haplodiploid which means that males are all haploid and develop from unfertilized eggs while females are ... Vespa orientalis is a type of social wasp. Individuals live collectively in colonies with one queen and thousands of workers. ...
*  Mischocyttarus mexicanus cubicola
... is a neotropical paper wasp found in the New World. It is a social wasp that demonstrates two ... Mischocyttarus mexicanus cubicola is part of the Vespidae family, which classifies the species as a wasp. Wasps, including M. m ... relatives of wasps. It then falls under the Polistinae subfamily, which is home to paper wasps specifically. The genus of this ... It has also been noted that non-residents are accepted into a nest when the nest is new and the non-resident wasp is young. ...
*  Trichogramma
Commonly, uninfected wasps are unable to breed with infected wasps. Many generations of reproductive isolation of these ... He described the tiny wasps that emerged from eggs of the Viceroy butterfly as Trichogramma minutum. In taxonomy, original ... Research is being done on the use of Trichogramma wasps to control populations of spruce bud moth (Zeiraphera canadensis), ... Trichogramma are minute polyphagous wasps that are endoparasitoids of insect eggs. Trichogramma is one of around 80 genera from ...
*  Bracovirus
... though the virus does not cause disease in these wasps. Instead, the wasps are themselves parasites of lepidoptera. The wasp ... The virus does not replicate inside the wasp's host, but expression of viral genes prevents its immune system from killing the ... The replication of the Bracovirus occurs within the ovaries of a parasitic wasps in calyx cells and is maintained by vertical ... Studies conducted on Cotesia congregata have shown that male wasps do contain proviral sequences of DNA, but the females are ...
*  Polistes fuscatus
On occasion, however, resident wasps may mistake other resident wasps as non-resident wasps. This occurs when the mistaken wasp ... The posture of wasps is very telling of which is dominant or subordinate. The dominant wasp generally sits higher than the ... Social wasps collect carbohydrates from nectar, sap, and fruits and may store them within the nest; some wasps may even steal ... Water is a vital resource for wasps given its many capabilities, and many wasps will go to a variety of places to obtain it, ...
*  Wasps' Nests
"The 6ths: Wasps' Nests". NME: 50. September 16, 1995. Ham, Robert (November 18, 2017). "The 6ths: Wasps' Nests". Pitchfork. ... ISBN 0-7432-0169-8. Kreilkamp, Ivan (May 1995). "The 6ths: Wasps' Nests". Spin. 11 (2): 98. Retrieved May 15, 2017. "Wasps' ... Wasps' Nests is the 1995 debut album by The 6ths, a side-project created by Stephin Merritt of The Magnetic Fields. Merritt ... "Wasps' Nests - The 6ths". AllMusic. Retrieved May 15, 2017. Kot, Greg (May 11, 1995). "Precious Pain". Chicago Tribune. ...
*  Yellow Wasps
The Yellow Wasps (Template:''Žute ose'') were a Serbian paramilitary group which was active in the Bosnian War. It was headed ... The Yellow Wasps paramilitary unit was allegedly formed on 12 April 1992 by Brana Grujić, president of the Zvornik Serbian ... The "Yellow Wasps" paramilitary group was one of three paramilitary groups responsible for the "ethnic cleansing" and looting ... Grujić and Popović were also accused of knowing about but doing nothing to prevent Yellow Wasp members killing at least 19 ...
*  York Wasps
... (known simply as York until 1989 and Ryedale-York from 1989-96) was an English professional rugby league club based ... York made an approach to Virgin to buy the London Broncos in August 2001 and form a merged club under a new name, York Wasps ... A new club, York City Knights was established to take the Wasps' place for the 2003 season. The club was first formed as York ... Following the move to summer rugby in 1996, the club was renamed York Wasps. York were beaten by amateur side West Hull 10-6 in ...
*  Newport Wasps
ISBN 0-7524-2210-3 "Rebels offer deal to Wasps fans". BBC Sport. 16 May 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-17. Newport Wasps closure ... The Wasps withdrew from the Premier League in the early part of the 2008 season when their promoter Tim Stone died only to be ... In 2011 the wasps enjoyed their most successful season finishing in the top end of the table and winning the KOC against league ... The Wasp logo incorporates the traditional black and amber colours of the City of Newport. The modern incarnation of the team ...
*  Durham Wasps
... and in memory of former Durham Wasps manager Kenny Swinburne. The Wasps won 5-2 with Mario Belanger scoring within 30 seconds ... The Durham Wasps were an ice hockey team located in Durham and was one of England's most well-known names in ice hockey. The ... The Durham Wasps began their prosperous start to hockey just after the war, and was started by Michael Davey of Ottawa, Ontario ... The reformed Wasps team won the game 8-4. A second 'Legends' game was played with Whitley Warriors, Sunday 6 May 2012, again at ...
*  Wasps RFC
... 8 October 2014. Retrieved 8 October 2014. "Wasps Confirm 100% Shareholding In The Ricoh Arena". Wasps RFC. Wasps RFC ... As Wasps FC) (** As Wasps RFC) (^ As London Wasps) Irish businessman Derek Richardson became principal shareholder of Wasps in ... "Wasps 35-13 Leinster". BBC. 31 March 2007. Retrieved 7 April 2007. Lions coach is forced out by Wasps "McGeechan's Wasps exit ... Netball Superleague team run by Wasps RFC "History 1867-1930 London Wasps". Wasps.co.uk. Archived from the original on 22 July ...
*  Wasps FC
Official Wasps Football Club Website Wasps rugby club - Professional side Wasps FC/Wasps supporters website Wasps FC ground ( ... Wasps FC is an amateur rugby union club formed in 1867. The men's first team was split from Wasps FC at the turn of ... Wasps FC owns the Twyford Avenue Sports Ground that was also used by the Wasps professional teams for training until the end of ... The 2009-10 season was a very successful one for Wasps FC. Fielding two senior men's sides, the first XV won promotion from ...
*  The Wasps
... D.MacDowell, Oxford University Press 1971, page 10 Wasps lines 1060-70 The Wasps lines 105-195 Aristophanes:Wasps D. ... Wasps D.MacDowell (ed), Oxford University Press 1971, pages 1-2 Aristophanes:Wasps D.MacDowell (ed), Oxford University Press ... Wasps D.MacDowell (ed), Oxford University Press 1971, page 140 note 78 Aristophanes:Wasps D.MacDowell (ed), Oxford University ... The Wasps has been thought to exemplify all the conventions of Old Comedy at their best - structural elements that are common ...
*  Wasps Netball
... are an English netball team which competes in the Netball Superleague, being one of three new teams in the league ... The game ended with a score of 55-51 to Wasps Netball. The team was announced in June 2016 and was created by Premiership rugby ... union side Wasps in order to expand their brand. They play their home games at the Ericsson Exhibition Hall at the Wasps-owned ... Netball Scoop Carpenter, Steve (30 June 2016). "England youth coach Tamsin Greenway to lead new Wasps netball team". Coventry ...
*  Wasps Ladies
Being affiliated to Wasps, Wasps Ladies have played matches at former Wasps' home ground, Adams Park in High Wycombe, ... "Double header, Wasps ladies then Wasps Men". Rugbynetwork.net. 2003-03-25. Retrieved 2014-02-28. "Wasps help with Wooden Spoon ... They are the women's team of Wasps FC, affiliated to English Premiership team Wasps. They play their home matches at Wasps FC's ... Wasps Ladies have provided a number of players for international teams. Sue Day and Shelley Rae played for both Wasps Ladies ...
*  Wickham Wasps
... Fox Sports pulse Wickham Wasps Team App Wickham Wasps on Facebook. ... Wickham Wasps Rugby League Club is an Australian rugby league club from Wickham, Western Australia. They conduct teams for ...