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Photo#1813387
giant hornet  - Vespa crabro

giant hornet - Vespa crabro
Macon County, North Carolina, USA
May 14, 2020
Size: 1.5 inches

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Moved
Moved from ID Request.

European hornet - Vespa crabr
European hornet - Vespa crabro. they've been in the SE US for ~200 years

 
Look closely at the coloratio
Look closely at the coloration pattern and the "red spots" in the middle

 
yep, I'm looking. This is def
yep, I'm looking. This is definitely Vespa crabro https://bugguide.net/node/view/7230

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