Wild Florida Photo - Family: Vespidae - Yellowjackets, Hornets and some Wasps



Yellowjackets, Hornets and some Wasps

Dielis plumipes
Feather-legged Scoliid Wasp
female on Bidens alba flower

Members of the Vespidae family at Wild Florida Photo:
Dolichovespula - social wasps of the subfamily Vespinae

1 species of Dolichovespula at Wild Florida Photo

Dolichovespula maculata
Baldfaced Hornet
hornet nest hanging from tree

Euodynerus - mason wasp

3 species of Euodynerus at Wild Florida Photo

Euodynerus sp.
Unknown Species Of Foraminatus-group
wasp going into cavity in wood fence post

Mischocyttarus - paper wasps of the subfamily Polistinae

1 species of Mischocyttarus at Wild Florida Photo

Mischocyttarus mexicanus
Paper Wasp
wasps tending nest on saw palmetto frond

1 species of Monobia at Wild Florida Photo

Monobia quadridens
Four-toothed Mason Wasp
side view showing head

1 species of Pachodynerus at Wild Florida Photo

Pachodynerus erynnis
Red-marked Pachodynerus
dorsal view on scorpionstail flowers

Parancistrocerus - potter wasps

1 species of Parancistrocerus at Wild Florida Photo

Parancistrocerus fulvipes
Potter Wasp
dorsal view close-up

Polistes - umbrella paper wasps

2 species of Polistes at Wild Florida Photo

Polistes dorsalis
Lesser Paper Wasp
dorsal view

Vespula - ground yellowjackets

1 species of Vespula at Wild Florida Photo

Vespula squamosa
Southern Yellowjacket
side view

Click on the genus name to see the species of that genus at Wild Florida Photo

Vespidae is a member of the Order Hymenoptera - ants, bees, wasps and sawflies