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Paper wasp nest and larvae

Polistes exclamans


I've been following the progress of these wasps over the past few weeks. Today I decided to take another photo and was surprised with how big the larvae were already! Truly amazing!! (Photo #1) The second nest (photo #2) seems to have more wasps tending to it, so I suppose that means more larvae in the nest at the moment! I will keep an eye on it! Enjoy :)


My other spotting of these wasps:

1 Species ID Suggestions

Common Paper Wasp
Polistes exclamans

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1 Comment

maplemoth662 a year ago

A very nice wasp and nest photo....

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Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Lat: 33.82, Long: -84.34

Spotted on Jul 14, 2017
Submitted on Jul 14, 2017

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