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Photo#302057
black and white wasp - Dolichovespula maculata

black and white wasp - Dolichovespula maculata
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
July 6, 2009
Size: about 1"
Found this wasp while walking around my parents' yard. It seemed to be chewing on the surface of a stump...

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Great shot! Perfect for the guide. I'm jealous. :) Have yet to get a good pic of this one myself.


 
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Thanks for the ID!