Busy as a Bee

Discussion in 'Birds' started by gbenic, Sep 3, 2005.

  1. Does anyone know what kind of bee/hornet this is?

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  2. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Good image.

    Wasps I think :>))
     
  3. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    Can't help with the ID, but a good (if somewhat scary) shot. :smile:
     
  4. Look like a type of Paper Wasp, cool you can see things in the cells, I wonder what there feeding them..

    Martin
     
  5. Thanks for the comments everyone. Kramp, paper wasp sounds like a good name to me. My kid is fascinated by them. We can't get her to leave. One day she will learn (maybe, I never did!).
     
  6. Good image Greg. One thing you don't want to do is to let them get started building their nest on your house. I have seen their nests grow to 6 or 8 feet and a professional had to be brought in to get rid of them. I occasionally have one get started on my front porch and get rid of them immediately.
     
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