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Common Wasp

Observed: 23rd May 2011 By: Graeme
The Anton River Conservation Association
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Common Wasp (Vespula vulgaris) 23.5.11.Rooksbury Mill
Common Wasp (Vespula vulgaris) 23.5.11.Rooksbury Mill 1
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No interactions present.

Species with which Common Wasp (Vespula (Paravespula) vulgaris) interacts

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Gathering wood fibres for a

Gathering wood fibres for a nest from the weathered timber in the picture, maybe?

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)

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I was wondering about that.It

I was wondering about that.It sat eating wood and ignoring me

Graeme Davis

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Interesting. That is what it

Interesting. That is what it must have been doing. Gathering nest material. THere have been quite a few social insect nests on iSpot recently. All adds up!

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)