Common Aerial Yellowjacket - Nest
 
Location: Calgary, AB
Date: Mar. 9,  2008
               
       Photo 6

Common Aerial Yellowjacket Nest - cells within a comb in this nest.

Common Name:  Common Aerial Yellowjacket

Latin Name:  Dolichovespula arenaria (Fabricius, 1775)
                        (R. Bercha, det.)

Length:  10-15 mm

Range:  Throughout Alberta

Habitat:  Various

Time of year seen:  Spring to Fall (Additional Sightings)

Diet: Insects mostly, also nectar and sweet foods

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