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bald faced hornet

Dolichovespula maculata


A striking hornet species not to be messed with.


On some shrubs in a downtown yard.

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1 Comment

mattsilvia7 3 years ago

Yeah... those guys are really aggressive! Nice photo.

Rockland, Maine, USA

Lat: 44.10, Long: -69.11

Spotted on Aug 27, 2010
Submitted on Apr 27, 2011

Spotted for mission

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