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Bald-faced hornet - Dolichovespula maculata

Bald-faced hornet - Dolichovespula maculata
Sudbury, McFarlane Lake, Ontario, Canada
September 23, 2017
Size: 2cm appr
When we spotted the hive full grown this is the species that is living in it. Would it be the same one that built it?
Is it a bald faced hornet?

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