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Hymenoptera - Vespidae - Vespula germanica? in Rome, Italy
Diego Rosa
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Posted on 28-01-2019 20:30
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Hi everyone, I took this picture in June 2017 in Rome, Italy. I'd like to confirm if its a Vespula germanica or other species.
I found it in a pond, seeking for some water I guess.

Thanks in advance.

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Posted on 29-01-2019 09:55
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V. germanica or V. vulgaris ab. pseudogermanica. Impossible to be 100% sure without frontal shot.
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Diego Rosa
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Posted on 30-01-2019 14:13
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Many thanks, Libor for your comment. Unfortunately, I have no other picture of this wasp.
Regards
Diego Rosa
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