Yellowjacket, Head, MD, Talbot County

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Detailed Description

Vespula squamosa - The Southern Yellow Jacket....the two yellow racing stripes on the top of the thorax (scutum) are diagnostic in the SE U.S. Collected by Tim McMahon from Talbot County, Maryland, Notice the notched compound eyes characteristic of most vespids.


Image Dimensions: 5616 x 3744

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