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Yellowjacket in Alaska - Vespinae - Dolichovespula norvegicoides - female

Yellowjacket in Alaska - Vespinae - Dolichovespula norvegicoides - Female
Seldovia, Kenai Peninsula Borough County, Alaska, USA
July 7, 2013

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Yellowjacket in Alaska - Vespinae - Dolichovespula norvegicoides - female Yellowjacket nest pic 1 in Alaska - Vespinae - Dolichovespula norvegicoides - female Yellowjacket nest in Alaska picture 2 - Vespinae - Dolichovespula norvegicoides - female

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Yellowjacket
Note, since the wings are folded longitudinally, that rules out all Bees and many other Wasp families.
This might be a Northern Aerial Yellowjacket, Dolichovespula norvegicoides, but I'm not sure. Hold on for an expert.

 
added two more photos of actu
added two more photos of actual nest which may help with id

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