Alert: Email will not work this weekend and some downtime expected. Learn more

JungleDragon is a nature and wildlife community for photographers, travellers and anyone who loves nature. We're genuine, free, ad-free and beautiful.

Join

Polistes tenebricosus Wasp Apparently quite a rare species, but I didn&rsquo;t have to try hard to find it. I have found this wasp actually in the house, this particular specimen was photographed on the window. I have also photographed one outdoors.<br />
<br />
A large,  but non-aggressive wasp.<br />
<br />
Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. In the house. Bandung,Fall,Geotagged,Indonesia,Java,Polistes tenebricosus,West Java,paper wasp,wasp Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Polistes tenebricosus Wasp

Apparently quite a rare species, but I didn’t have to try hard to find it. I have found this wasp actually in the house, this particular specimen was photographed on the window. I have also photographed one outdoors.

A large, but non-aggressive wasp.

Location is Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. In the house.

Sign in or Join in order to comment.

Polistes tenebricosus is a paper wasp in the Polistes genus.

Species identified by Ferdy Christant
View Vodkaman's profile

By Vodkaman

All rights reserved
Uploaded Apr 11, 2016. Captured Apr 8, 2013 12:36 in Jl. Lavender No.8, Ciwaruga, Parongpong, Kabupaten Bandung Barat, Jawa Barat, Indonesia.
  • NIKON D7000
  • f/8.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO400
  • 105mm