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yellowjacket – Vespula squamosa

yellowjacket - Vespula squamosa

Yellowjackets such as Vespula squamosaare nuisance predators of honey bees (Apis mellifera), preying on them and pillaging their honey. But bees fight back, and healthy bee hives are rarely at risk, according to experts. (Photo credit: Flickr/Insects Unlocked/Alejandro Santillana)

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