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A very large black wasp. The body looked about 4-5cm long.

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Polistes gigas - Photo (c) Christophe Barthélémy, all rights reserved
sterling's ID: Polistes gigas, a member of Paper Wasps (Subfamily Polistinae)

Giant brown paper wasp. my ID cross reference came from here: http://vespa-bicolor.net/main/vespid/polistes-gigas.htm

Posted by sterling about 5 years ago (Flag)
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fabienpiednoir's ID: Polistes gigas, a member of Paper Wasps (Subfamily Polistinae)
Posted by fabienpiednoir about 1 year ago (Flag)
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barthelemy's ID: Polistes gigas, a member of Paper Wasps (Subfamily Polistinae)
Posted by barthelemy 12 months ago (Flag)
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Polistes gigas - Photo (c) Christophe Barthélémy, all rights reserved
sterling's ID: Polistes gigas, a member of Paper Wasps (Subfamily Polistinae)
Polistes gigas - Photo (c) Christophe Barthélémy, all rights reserved
Community ID: Polistes gigas, a member of Paper Wasps (Subfamily Polistinae)
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Added by barthelemy on September 23, 2016 11:19 AM
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