R. amabala sp. nov., nest a general appearance on a tree trunk b nest with wasps and closed cocoons c dried nest, with four tachinid cocoons.

  Part of: Polašek O, Bellingan T, van Noort S (2022) A new species of paper wasp from the genus Ropalidia Guérin-Méneville from South Africa (Hymenoptera, Vespidae). Journal of Hymenoptera Research 90: 213-222. https://doi.org/10.3897/jhr.90.81581