Travaux du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle “Grigore Antipa” 64(1): 67-72, doi: 10.3897/travaux.64.e61954
Vespa orientalis, a new alien species in Romania
expand article infoMihai Zachi, Adrian Ruicănescu§
‡ Unaffiliated, Bucharest, Romania§ National Institute for Biological Sciences, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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Abstract

A new alien hornet species (Vespa orientalis) has been observed in the Northern part of Bucharest, Romania, and reported through to the social networking platform for naturalists and citizen scientists, iNaturalist. All records were taken in Bucharest during 2019 and 2020.

Keywords
Oriental hornet, alien species, Romania