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Common wasp?

Observed: 24th June 2013 By: nickyrowberrynickyrowberry’s reputation in Invertebratesnickyrowberry’s reputation in Invertebratesnickyrowberry’s reputation in Invertebratesnickyrowberry’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

It was rasping away really loudly on the stem - getting nest material?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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

Comments

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This is Dolichovespula

This is Dolichovespula sylvestris. V. vulgaris is very different. Please refer to http://www.eakringbirds.com/eakringbirds2/insectswaspsidentification.htm.