Image Number: 5436347

I trapped it under a pint glass so we could safely examine it and take some pictures before releasing a few minutes later. First time I've seen a wild one.
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Woking, Surrey, United Kingdom


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hymenoptera
Suborder: Apocrita
Superfamily: Vespoidea
Family: Vespidae
Subfamily: Vespinae
Genus: Vespa
Subject: Vespa crabro Linnaeus
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Image uploaded:
Friday, May 27, 2011
Image last updated:
Friday, May 27, 2011