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Social, potter & paper-nest wasp (Vespidae)Polistes (Polistes) chinensis

Asian paper wasp at Bermagui, NSW

Polistes (Polistes) chinensis at Bermagui, NSW - 18 May 2019

Identification history

Social, potter & paper-nest wasp (Vespidae) Polistes (Polistes) chinensis 26 May 2019 KerriLee
Unidentified 26 May 2019 Jackie Lambert

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KerriLee wrote:
   26 May 2019
Another Asian Paper Wasp - thanks for reporting this pest Jackie. Unfortunate to see that they've invaded Bermagui! Here's some more info on this invasive species and our local attempts to control their spread: https://atlasoflife.org.au/news-events/2019/4/14/wasp-alert

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Schizobothrus flavovittatus (Yellow-striped grasshopper) at Bermagui, NSW - 16 Apr 2019 by RossMannell Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Bermagui, NSW - 16 Apr 2019 by RossMannell Typha orientalis (Broad-leaved Cumbungi) at Bermagui, NSW - 16 Apr 2019 by RossMannell Comptosia sp. (Comptosia bee fly) at Bermagui, NSW - 16 Apr 2019 by RossMannell Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Bermagui, NSW - 26 Jul 2018 by Jackie Lambert Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Bermagui, NSW - 20 May 2018 by SteveBurrows Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Bermagui, NSW - 20 May 2018 by SteveBurrows Elatine gratioloides (Water Wort) at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles Lilaeopsis polyantha at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles Myriophyllum simulans (Water Milfoil) at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles Isolepis prolifera at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles Ornduffia reniformis (Running Marsh-flower) at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles Utricularia australis (Yellow Bladderwort) at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles Pelargonium australe (Austral Stork's-bill) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles Scaevola calendulacea (Dune Fan-flower) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles Gladiolus gueinzii (Beach Gladiolus) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles Dianella congesta at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles Sonchus hydrophilus (Native Sow-thistle) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles Cycnogeton procerum (Nareli) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles Actites megalocarpus (Dune Thistle) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles Euphorbia paralias (Sea Spurge) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles Azolla pinnata (Azolla) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles Cakile maritima (Sea Rocket) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles Zoysia macrantha (Prickly Couch) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles
Schizobothrus flavovittatus (Yellow-striped grasshopper) at Bermagui, NSW - 16 Apr 2019 by RossMannell
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Bermagui, NSW - 16 Apr 2019 by RossMannell
Typha orientalis (Broad-leaved Cumbungi) at Bermagui, NSW - 16 Apr 2019 by RossMannell
Comptosia sp. (Comptosia bee fly) at Bermagui, NSW - 16 Apr 2019 by RossMannell
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Bermagui, NSW - 26 Jul 2018 by Jackie Lambert
Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Bermagui, NSW - 20 May 2018 by SteveBurrows
Threskiornis molucca (Australian White Ibis) at Bermagui, NSW - 20 May 2018 by SteveBurrows
Elatine gratioloides (Water Wort) at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles
Lilaeopsis polyantha at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles
Myriophyllum simulans (Water Milfoil) at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles
Isolepis prolifera at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles
Ornduffia reniformis (Running Marsh-flower) at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles
Utricularia australis (Yellow Bladderwort) at Bermagui, NSW - 29 Oct 2017 by JackieMiles
Pelargonium australe (Austral Stork's-bill) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles
Scaevola calendulacea (Dune Fan-flower) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles
Gladiolus gueinzii (Beach Gladiolus) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles
Dianella congesta at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles
Sonchus hydrophilus (Native Sow-thistle) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles
Cycnogeton procerum (Nareli) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles
Actites megalocarpus (Dune Thistle) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles
Euphorbia paralias (Sea Spurge) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles
Azolla pinnata (Azolla) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles
Cakile maritima (Sea Rocket) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles
Zoysia macrantha (Prickly Couch) at Bermagui, NSW - 30 Mar 2012 by JackieMiles

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  • Exotic
  • Minor Weed or Pest

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