Northern Paper Wasp

NORTHERN PAPER WASP (Polistes fuscatus)

Click on either photo to enlarge.


This nest was hanging from the chain link fence out back pretty close to the ground. (15 May 2012)


I think this is also a paper wasp, but I’m not entirely sure. It is sitting on the seed head of a Queene Anne’s Lace. (8 May 2012)

Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Vespidae

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