Auckland – West                          Mainly West of Queen Street – seen through my lens

April 5, 2015

Wasp

Filed under: Insects — paul @ 7:23 am
Asian Paper Wasp

Asian Paper Wasp

We do get a good number of wasps around our place, mainly vespula sp. which are rasping the wood off the railings of my deck. So I was surprised when I saw this slimmer model looking through the window. It is an Asian paper wasp (polistes chinensis).