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Red wasp

Polistes Carolina

Description:

Red all over body, with black wings.

Habitat:

Exposed nests on eaves of houses, and other places with high human traffic. Central and Eastern US.

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JonathanHoskins
JonathanHoskins 3 years ago

Any dark markings on the abdomen will rule out P. carolina. This is more likely P. fuscatus.

jodydf
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jodydf

Mississippi, USA

Spotted on Feb 26, 2017
Submitted on Mar 3, 2017

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