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Northern Paper Wasp

Polistes fuscatus




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4 Comments

MelissaFerguson
MelissaFerguson 2 years ago

Cool photo's!

ScientiaGulo
ScientiaGulo 3 years ago

It's the closest match that I've seen so far. Thanks I think I'll go with that one. If anyone has any better ideas feel free to post them. Thanks for the suggestion Gordon

Gordon Dietzman
Gordon Dietzman 3 years ago

Perhaps Northern Paper Wasp (Polistes fuscatus)?

Gordon Dietzman
Gordon Dietzman 3 years ago

Probably from the subfamily Polistinae (paper wasps)? I'm not sure...

Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Lat: 43.54, Long: -80.21

Spotted on Sep 17, 2011
Submitted on Sep 18, 2011

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