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Social, potter & paper-nest wasp (Vespidae)Vespula germanica

European wasp at Bournda Environment Education Centre

Vespula germanica at Bournda Environment Education Centre - 8 May 2018

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Author's notes

First saw them at Pambula Beach and now in Bournda NP. Disturbing as I don't remember seeing any when in these areas about a year back.

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KerriLee208 wrote:
   22 May 2018
Yes, it is disturbing. They are definitely more common this year than in the past in our region (south of Eden).

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Noxious or High Risk Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 8 May 2018 Recorded on
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