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European Paper Wasp

Polistes dominula

Description:

Longer legs and narrower body than yellowjackets.

Habitat:

Paper like hives, usually hanging off of buildings.

Notes:

Not aggressive like other wasps or hornets, unless nest is being "attacked".

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Tania2
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Tania2

Kimberley, British Columbia, Canada

Spotted on Aug 13, 2013
Submitted on Aug 14, 2013

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