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Ropalidia marginata

Ropalidia marginata


A colony of R marginata paper wasps building a nest. The nests are gray.brown and appear to be made of papery material. The structure is hexagonal and some of the openings are covered by a thin, whitish, fiber like material.


Found in a terrace garden near me. The nest is housed on a granite wall.

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Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Spotted on Feb 12, 2021
Submitted on Feb 12, 2021

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