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Bald Faced Hornet

Dolichovespula maculata


A colony/hive of what I believe are Bald Faced Hornets have made a nest in our pear tree. I am certainly no entomologist, but it seem like a match as far as I could tell.


A pear tree in a grassy yard.

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Indiana, USA

Spotted on Aug 21, 2016
Submitted on Aug 22, 2016

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