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Synopsis of American wasps. Solitary wasps / by Henri de Saussure.

Saussure, Henri de, 1829-1905 author. (Author). Norton, Edward, 1823-1894 translator. (Added Author). Smithsonian Institution, issuing body. (Added Author).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM p.d. 506 Unm58 v. 14, no. 1 (Text) 1720088-2016 General Federal documents Available -

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  • Physical Description: xxxv, 392 pages, [4] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution, 1875.
  • Manufacturer: Philadelphia : Collins, Printer

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General Note: "The present publication is the first part of a synopsis of American Vespidae or wasps ..."--Page ii. Concluding part on social wasps not published.
Originally published in 1875 as Smithsonian Institution publication 254; later reprinted in 1878 as article 1 of volume 14 of the Smithsonian miscellaneous collections (simultaneously Smithsonian Institution publication 314).
"The larger part of the book was written in French, and has been translated and corrected by Mr. Edward Norton."--Preface, page ix.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Tribe Masarinae (parasitic wasps) -- Tribe Odynerinae (solitary wasps).
Additional Physical Form available Note: Also available online.
Subject: Solitary wasps > North America.
Wasps > North America.
Hymenoptera > North America.

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