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Polistes aurifer
Polistes aurifer
Golden Paper Wasp
Photographer: John W. Wall

ID: 0000 0000 0110 3384 (2010-01-27)

Copyright © 2010 John W. Wall

  • date of photo  Jan 23, 2010
  • location   Mt. Tamalpais (Marin County, California, US)
  • order Hymenoptera
  • class Insecta
  • notes   Three paper wasps moved about on a rock outcrop on Bolinas Ridge. They did not attempt to fly, even as my lens was just inches away.
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect

  • common names   Golden Paper Wasp (photographer)
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