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Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) feeding on bread and jam. Monmouthshire, Wales, UK. March.  -  Chris Mattison
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Chris Mattison / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) feeding on bread and jam. Monmouthshire, Wales, UK. March.
Hornet (Vespa crabro) drinking at bird bath. Dorset, UK, July.  -  Colin Varndell
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Colin Varndell / Hornet (Vespa crabro) drinking at bird bath. Dorset, UK, July.
Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) feeding on jam inside a jar, Belgium, August.  -  Philippe Clement
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Philippe Clement / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) feeding on jam inside a jar, Belgium, August.
Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) feeding on jam inside a jar, Belgium, August.  -  Philippe Clement
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Philippe Clement / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) feeding on jam inside a jar, Belgium, August.
Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) adding material to nest, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK, July.  -  Dave Bevan
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Dave Bevan / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) adding material to nest, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK, July.
Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) flying to fuchsia flower,  Banbridge, County Down, Northern Ireland.  -  Robert  Thompson
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Robert Thompson / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) flying to fuchsia flower, Banbridge, County Down, Northern Ireland.
Paper wasp (Polistes metricus) flying from flower, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, USA Controlled conditions. September  -  John Abbott
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John Abbott / Paper wasp (Polistes metricus) flying from flower, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, USA Controlled conditions. September
Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris), Maine-et-Loire, France, November. meetyourneighbours.net project  -  MYN / Marc Pihet
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MYN / Marc Pihet / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris), Maine-et-Loire, France, November. meetyourneighbours.net project
German wasp (Vespula germanica) worker carrying rubbish, flying out of nest in air brick, Hertfordshire, England, UK.  July  -  Andy Sands
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Andy Sands / German wasp (Vespula germanica) worker carrying rubbish, flying out of nest in air brick, Hertfordshire, England, UK. July
European hornet (Vespa crabro) worker in flight, Surrey, England, August.  -  Kim Taylor
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Kim Taylor / European hornet (Vespa crabro) worker in flight, Surrey, England, August.
European hornet (Vespa crabro) fanning nest with wings to regulate the temperature, Germany, September.  -  Dietmar  Nill
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Dietmar Nill / European hornet (Vespa crabro) fanning nest with wings to regulate the temperature, Germany, September.
Common Wasps (Vespula vulgaris) feeding on a pot of jam, photographed against a white background. Derbyshire, UK. September.  -  Alex  Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Common Wasps (Vespula vulgaris) feeding on a pot of jam, photographed against a white background. Derbyshire, UK. September.
Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) detail of nest surface, Hessen, Germany, April.  -  Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) detail of nest surface, Hessen, Germany, April.
European Hornet (Vespa crabro) queen approaching nest. Surrey, England, May  -  Kim Taylor
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Kim Taylor / European Hornet (Vespa crabro) queen approaching nest. Surrey, England, May
Wasp (Ropalidia species) which attacks tadpoles. Association Mitsinjo Reserve, Andasibe, Madagascar. Photograph taken on location for BBC 'Wild Madagascar' Series, February 2010  -  Barrie Britton
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Barrie Britton / Wasp (Ropalidia species) which attacks tadpoles. Association Mitsinjo Reserve, Andasibe, Madagascar. Photograph taken on location for BBC 'Wild Madagascar' Series, February 2010
Wasp (Ropalidia species) attacking Mantellid Frog Tadpoles (Guibemantis species) on leaf overhanging pond. Tadpoles escape by dropping into water. Association Mitsinjo Reserve, Andasibe, Madagascar. P...  -  Barrie Britton
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Barrie Britton / Wasp (Ropalidia species) attacking Mantellid Frog Tadpoles (Guibemantis species) on leaf overhanging pond. Tadpoles escape by dropping into water. Association Mitsinjo Reserve, Andasibe, Madagascar. P...
Social Wasp colony {Hymenoptera} photographed against white background. Masoala Peninsula National Park, north east Madagascar.  -  Alex Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Social Wasp colony {Hymenoptera} photographed against white background. Masoala Peninsula National Park, north east Madagascar.
Wasps on nest, Bagerova Steppe, Kerch Peninsula, Crimea, Ukraine, July 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / Lesniewski
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Lesniewski / Wasps on nest, Bagerova Steppe, Kerch Peninsula, Crimea, Ukraine, July 2009
Paper Wasps swarming in threat display on their nest, Ecuador, Amazon rainforest  -  Pete Oxford
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Pete Oxford / Paper Wasps swarming in threat display on their nest, Ecuador, Amazon rainforest
European hornet (Vespa crabro) launching attack on resting Camberwell beauty butterfly (Nymphalis antiopa). Akershus, Norway. August.  -  Pal Hermansen
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Pal Hermansen / European hornet (Vespa crabro) launching attack on resting Camberwell beauty butterfly (Nymphalis antiopa). Akershus, Norway. August.
Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack a hornet, they cover it, heat their own bodie...  -  Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack a hornet, they cover it, heat their own bodie...
Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack the hornet, they cover it, heat their own bod...  -  Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack the hornet, they cover it, heat their own bod...
Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack the hornet, they cover it, heat their own bod...  -  Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack the hornet, they cover it, heat their own bod...
German wasp (Vespula germanica) stealing honey from an opened cell as a Honey bee (Apis mellifera) colony attacked another and opened the cells, Germany.  -  Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / German wasp (Vespula germanica) stealing honey from an opened cell as a Honey bee (Apis mellifera) colony attacked another and opened the cells, Germany.
Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack a hornet, they cover it, heat their own bodie...  -  Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack a hornet, they cover it, heat their own bodie...
Honey bee (Apis mellifera) being attacked by German wasp (Vespula germanica) near nest entrance, Germany.  -  Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Honey bee (Apis mellifera) being attacked by German wasp (Vespula germanica) near nest entrance, Germany.
Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack the hornet, they cover it, heat their own bod...  -  Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack the hornet, they cover it, heat their own bod...
Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack the hornet, they cover it, heat their own bod...  -  Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Honey bees (Apis mellifera) attacking a hornet (Vespa crabro). Honeybees survive a 1 degree Celsius higher body temperature than hornets. When they attack the hornet, they cover it, heat their own bod...
European hornet (Vespa crabro) close-up. Focus-stacked image.  -  Chris Mattison
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Chris Mattison / European hornet (Vespa crabro) close-up. Focus-stacked image.
Close-up of a Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) drinking from a garden pond, then taking off, Wiltshire, England, UK, July.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Close-up of a Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) drinking from a garden pond, then taking off, Wiltshire, England, UK, July.
Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) drinking from a garden pond, then taking off, Wiltshire, England, UK, July.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) drinking from a garden pond, then taking off, Wiltshire, England, UK, July.
Three Common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) drinking from a garden pond, then taking off, Wiltshire, England, UK, July.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Three Common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) drinking from a garden pond, then taking off, Wiltshire, England, UK, July.
Two Common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) drinking from a garden pond, then taking off, Wiltshire, England, UK, July.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Two Common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) drinking from a garden pond, then taking off, Wiltshire, England, UK, July.
Spotted lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) with Yellowjacket (Vespula) collecting their honeydew, Morris Arbortetum, Pennsylvania, USA. October.  -  Doug Wechsler
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Doug Wechsler / Spotted lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) with Yellowjacket (Vespula) collecting their honeydew, Morris Arbortetum, Pennsylvania, USA. October.
Flower and dead hornet floating in shallow waters in Tui De Roy's garden Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos Islands April 2020  -  Tui De Roy
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Tui De Roy / Flower and dead hornet floating in shallow waters in Tui De Roy's garden Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos Islands April 2020
Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) female hibernating. Norfolk, England, UK. December.  -  Gary  K. Smith
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Gary K. Smith / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) female hibernating. Norfolk, England, UK. December.
Common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) feeding through a hole in the skin on a ripe red discovery apple on the tree, Berkshire, England, UK, August  -  Nigel Cattlin
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Nigel Cattlin / Common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) feeding through a hole in the skin on a ripe red discovery apple on the tree, Berkshire, England, UK, August
Common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) feeding through a hole in the skin on a ripe red discovery apple on the tree, Berkshire, England, UK, August  -  Nigel Cattlin
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Nigel Cattlin / Common wasps (Vespula vulgaris) feeding through a hole in the skin on a ripe red discovery apple on the tree, Berkshire, England, UK, August
European hornet (Vespa crabro) chewing up Bush cricket to take back to nest, Bulgaria, August  -  Andy Sands
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Andy Sands / European hornet (Vespa crabro) chewing up Bush cricket to take back to nest, Bulgaria, August
European hornet (Vespa crabro) leaving nest site in a wood stack, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK, April.  -  Dave Bevan
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Dave Bevan / European hornet (Vespa crabro) leaving nest site in a wood stack, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK, April.
A predatory Common pond skater / Water strider (Gerris lacustris) attracted by vibrations, approaching a Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) as it drinks water on the margins of a garden pond, Wiltshire, U...  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / A predatory Common pond skater / Water strider (Gerris lacustris) attracted by vibrations, approaching a Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) as it drinks water on the margins of a garden pond, Wiltshire, U...
Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) drinking water on the margins of a garden pond as another flies in, Wiltshire, UK, July.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) drinking water on the margins of a garden pond as another flies in, Wiltshire, UK, July.
Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) drinking water from a garden pond, Wiltshire, UK, July.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) drinking water from a garden pond, Wiltshire, UK, July.
Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) queen showing diagnostic head markings on flowering Cherry Laurel (Prunus laurocerasus), Herefordshire, England, April.  -  Will Watson
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Will Watson / Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) queen showing diagnostic head markings on flowering Cherry Laurel (Prunus laurocerasus), Herefordshire, England, April.
Saxon wasp (Dolichovespula saxonica) and Common red soldier beetles (Rhagonycha fulva) feeding on Broad leaved helleborine (Epipactis helleborine). Surrey, England, UK. August.  -  Heather Angel
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Heather Angel / Saxon wasp (Dolichovespula saxonica) and Common red soldier beetles (Rhagonycha fulva) feeding on Broad leaved helleborine (Epipactis helleborine). Surrey, England, UK. August.
Wasp (Vespula germanica) nectaring on Pineapple lily (Eucomis comosa). Pollen is deposited on underside of wasp's hairy body and transferred to stigma of next flower visited. Lily cultivated in ga...  -  Heather Angel
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Heather Angel / Wasp (Vespula germanica) nectaring on Pineapple lily (Eucomis comosa). Pollen is deposited on underside of wasp's hairy body and transferred to stigma of next flower visited. Lily cultivated in ga...
Hornet (Vespa crabro) nectaring on Ivy (Hedera helix), pollen transferred to hairy legs and hairs on underside of head, thorax and abdomen. In woodland, Surrey, England, UK. October.  -  Heather Angel
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Heather Angel / Hornet (Vespa crabro) nectaring on Ivy (Hedera helix), pollen transferred to hairy legs and hairs on underside of head, thorax and abdomen. In woodland, Surrey, England, UK. October.
Hornet raiding Wasp brood on nest attached to bamboo stem. Wasps moving to top of nest. Shunan Zhuhai National Park, Sichuan Province, China.  -  Heather Angel
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Heather Angel / Hornet raiding Wasp brood on nest attached to bamboo stem. Wasps moving to top of nest. Shunan Zhuhai National Park, Sichuan Province, China.
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