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Northern Paper Wasp - Polistes fuscatus - female

Northern Paper Wasp - Polistes fuscatus - Female
Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA
August 3, 2011
I couldn't figure out why I kept seeing nicks in my wood lattice. Then I found this female "chewing" away little strips. I think she's collecting fiber to build her nest.

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Northern Paper Wasp - Polistes fuscatus - female Northern Paper Wasp - Polistes fuscatus - female

Moved
Moved from Polistes metricus.

 
Thanks, Matthias!
Thanks for correcting my id error on this girl. It took me a while to figure out why I was mistaken, but I've finally got it! Thanks!

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