Subject: type of bee, wasp or hornet
Location: brooklyn, ny
April 6, 2013 10:18 am
brooklyn, nyelp me identify this? Found it in the winter mulch in one of my garden beds today as I started cleaning up for spring.
I didn’t move much, cleaned head and wings, took a few steps here and there, seemed interested in the wood chips.
Signature: thanks!

Queen Baldfaced Hornet

Queen Baldfaced Hornet

This is a queen Baldfaced Hornet and she is probably chewing wood into pulp in order to construct a paper nest.

Location: Brooklyn, New York

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