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Paper Wasp Nest

Polistes dominula

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Yellowjacket
Vespinae


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3 Comments

JonathanHoskins
JonathanHoskins 2 years ago

The nest structure characteristically rules out any species of Polistes. This is some local vespine species.

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

Hello. I appreciate your interest in the mission http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8176... however it is not for colonial nesters. Here is from the mission statemen: This is NOT a mission for surrogate care as seen in COLONIAL ants, bees, wasps, etc. Both the parent(s) and young should be featured together in some of the photos.

KimChampagne
KimChampagne 8 years ago

more like a hornets nest

Vital
Spotted by
Vital

Vidzeme, Latvia

Spotted on Jul 31, 2011
Submitted on Feb 27, 2012

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