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Hornet in Italy

Observed: 16th May 2011 By: vm53
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Very large (~50mm) brown & yellow-striped insect. It caught a smaller insect (possibly honey-bee), spent a few seconds doing something to it (paralysing?), then flew away carrying it.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Hornet (Vespa crabro) interacts