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Yellowjacket or Yellow jacket is the common name in North America for predatory social wasps of the genera Vespula and Dolichovespula. Members of these ...


Description: The Yellow Jacket is a North American predatory insect that builds a large nest to house the colony. These bee-sized social wasps are black with ...


Facts, Identification & Control. Latin Name ... Yellow jackets are wasps that can be identified by their alternating black and yellow body segments and small size.


What is a Yellow Jacket Wasp? ... Like all insects yellow jackets have six legs and three major body parts: the head, thorax, ... Fun Facts About Yellow Jackets.


It is easy to mistake them for bees, and admittedly, we all do. Yellow jackets are actually wasps, and are far more ferocious than the humble old bees. Buzzle ...


Yellow Jacket Wasp: Insect field guide to the most commonly found insects and non-insects in North America.


Generally, the brighter colored species are in the Vespidae, or stinging wasp, family. ... Yellow jacket adults eat sweet secretions emitted by hive-bound young.


Yellowjacket wasps are black-and-yellow wasps of the genus Vespula or Dolichovespula (though some can be black-and-white, the most notable of these being ...


Pest identification information for yellow jackets, hornets and wasps. Yellow jackets are found around homes and buildings, with nests in timber or rock walls.