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Greater Banded Hornet

Vespa tropica


found dead in the corridor

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca 10 years ago
Greater Banded Hornet
Vespa tropica Untitled Document

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Olivia Chee
Olivia Chee 10 years ago

Thanks so much Bayucca

bayucca 10 years ago

Vespidae, Vespa sp., I would say and probably Vespa tropica, quite a common wasp in your area. There is another similar one: Polistes sagittarius, but looking at the shape of the body segments and colors I would rule out this. The yellow band is quite sharply restricted:
Other links for Vespa tropica:
Some nice videos!
Please, verify!!

Olivia Chee
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Olivia Chee

Singapore, Singapore

Spotted on Sep 24, 2013
Submitted on Sep 24, 2013

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