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Photo#15537
Confirm Sandhills hornet - Vespula pensylvanica - female

Confirm Sandhills hornet - Vespula pensylvanica - Female
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
April 22, 2005
Size: 1/2 inch
Would like to know if this is Sandhills hornet

moved
Moved to the guide pages.

Queen western yellowjacket
This is a queen of the western yellowjacket, Vespula pensylvanica, probably the most common species in that region, at least in urban settings.