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Social or paper-nest wasp (Vespidae, Polistinae & Vespinae)Polistes sp. (genus)

Unidentified paper wasp at Point Hut to Tharwa

Polistes sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 Jan 2019

Identification history

Social or paper-nest wasp (Vespidae, Polistinae & Vespinae) Polistes sp. (genus) 13 Mar 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Social or paper-nest wasp (Vespidae, Polistinae & Vespinae) Polistes sp. (genus) 29 Jan 2019 michaelb
Social or paper-nest wasp (Vespidae, Polistinae & Vespinae) Polistes humilis 28 Jan 2019 michaelb

Author's notes

On the western side of the Murrumbidgee River, north of Tharwa.

1 comment

KimPullen wrote:
   28 Jan 2019
This may be Polistes erythrinus, which in the ACT occurs along the Murrumbidgee River but apparently not in Canberra itself. Needs checking.

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Nearby Sightings

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Hippodamia variegata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 Jan 2019 Cryptocheilus bicolor at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 Jan 2019 Hippodamia variegata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 Jan 2019 Macropus rufogriseus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 5 Dec 2018 Unidentified Scale insect & mealybug (Hemiptera, Coccoidea) (TBC) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 Sep 2018 Alternanthera nana at Point Hut to Tharwa - 15 Apr 2018 Verbena caracasana at Point Hut to Tharwa - 25 Mar 2018 Merops ornatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 3 Jan 2018 Atriplex semibaccata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 5 Jul 2017 Cracticus torquatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 Apr 2017 Coryphistes ruricola at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Mar 2017 Myriophyllum verrucosum at Point Hut to Tharwa - 25 Feb 2017 Ludwigia palustris at Point Hut to Tharwa - 20 Feb 2017 Austrosciapus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017 Vespula germanica at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017 Eurystomus orientalis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017 Pison sp. (genus) (TBC) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017 Tiphiidae sp. (family) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017 Gastrimargus musicus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017 Carphurus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 2 Feb 2017 Comocrus behri at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017 Chauliognathus lugubris at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017 Grallina cyanoleuca at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017 Alisma plantago-aquatica at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017 Schoenoplectus validus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017 Rhipidura fuliginosa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017 Centipeda cunninghamii at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017 Tachinidae sp. (family) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017 Polistes humilis (TBC) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017 Bolboschoenus medianus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017 Salix nigra at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017 Apis mellifera at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017 Thynnus zonatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017 Thynnus zonatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017 Diplacodes haematodes at Point Hut to Tharwa - 22 Jan 2017 Anoplognathus porosus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2017 Eucalyptus bridgesiana at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2017 Anoplognathus chloropyrus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2017 Erodium crinitum at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2017 Paropsisterna beata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 1 Jan 2017 Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Dec 2016 Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Dec 2016 Eriococcus confusus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016 Brunotartessus fulvus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016 Oechalia schellenbergii at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016 Unidentified at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016 Paropsisterna fastidiosa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016 Gminatus australis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016 Pentatomoidea (superfamily) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016 Hemigomphus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016 Papaver somniferum at Point Hut to Tharwa - 15 Oct 2016 Fumaria sp. at Point Hut to Tharwa - 2 Oct 2016 Anredera cordifolia at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jun 2016 Alternanthera nana at Point Hut to Tharwa - 6 Apr 2016 Pyracantha crenatoserrata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 6 Apr 2016 Chrysolopus spectabilis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 2 Mar 2016 Accipiter cirrocephalus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 13 Feb 2016 Saponaria officinalis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 24 Dec 2015 Trifolium angustifolium at Point Hut to Tharwa - 15 Nov 2015 Lomandra multiflora at Point Hut to Tharwa - 15 Oct 2015 Paropsisterna fastidiosa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 15 Oct 2015 Malurus cyaneus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 10 Oct 2015 Holcus lanatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 6 Oct 2015 Eschscholzia californica at Point Hut to Tharwa - 6 Oct 2015 Papaver somniferum at Point Hut to Tharwa - 3 Oct 2015 Erodium cicutarium at Point Hut to Tharwa - 25 Jul 2015 Ptilotula penicillatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 20 Jul 2015 Nesoptilotis leucotis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 20 Jul 2015 Poa labillardierei at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 May 2015 Ligustrum sinense at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 May 2015 Dodonaea viscosa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 May 2015 Melilotus albus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 May 2015 Verbascum thapsus subsp. thapsus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 5 Apr 2015 Anachloris subochraria at Point Hut to Tharwa - 12 Mar 2015 Erigeron bonariense at Point Hut to Tharwa - 10 Feb 2015 Artamus cyanopterus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Feb 2015 Myrmecia nigriceps at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Feb 2015 Dysphania pumilio at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2015 Paropsisterna variicollis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 21 Jan 2015 Paropsis atomaria at Point Hut to Tharwa - 21 Jan 2015 Malva neglecta at Point Hut to Tharwa - 21 Jan 2015 Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 18 Jan 2015 Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 18 Jan 2015 Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 12 Jan 2015 Paropsis atomaria at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2015 Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2015 Euphorbia dallachyana at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2015 Galanga labeculata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 1 Jan 2015 Podagrionini sp. (tribe) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 28 Dec 2014 Mantidae sp. (family) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 28 Dec 2014 Bulbine bulbosa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 1 Dec 2014 Oenothera stricta subsp. stricta at Point Hut to Tharwa - 22 Nov 2014 Haliaeetus leucogaster at Point Hut to Tharwa - 22 Nov 2014 Marrubium vulgare at Point Hut to Tharwa - 22 Nov 2014 Agonoscelis rutila at Point Hut to Tharwa - 22 Nov 2014 Acanthiza chrysorrhoa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 May 2014 Pachycephala rufiventris at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Mar 2014 Caligavis chrysops at Point Hut to Tharwa - 12 Mar 2014 Zosterops lateralis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 18 Feb 2014 Junonia villida at Point Hut to Tharwa - 12 Feb 2014
Hippodamia variegata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 Jan 2019
Cryptocheilus bicolor at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 Jan 2019
Hippodamia variegata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 Jan 2019
Macropus rufogriseus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 5 Dec 2018
Unidentified Scale insect & mealybug (Hemiptera, Coccoidea) (TBC) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 Sep 2018
Alternanthera nana at Point Hut to Tharwa - 15 Apr 2018
Verbena caracasana at Point Hut to Tharwa - 25 Mar 2018
Merops ornatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 3 Jan 2018
Atriplex semibaccata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 5 Jul 2017
Cracticus torquatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 Apr 2017
Coryphistes ruricola at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Mar 2017
Myriophyllum verrucosum at Point Hut to Tharwa - 25 Feb 2017
Ludwigia palustris at Point Hut to Tharwa - 20 Feb 2017
Austrosciapus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017
Vespula germanica at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017
Eurystomus orientalis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017
Pison sp. (genus) (TBC) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017
Tiphiidae sp. (family) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017
Gastrimargus musicus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 Feb 2017
Carphurus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 2 Feb 2017
Comocrus behri at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017
Chauliognathus lugubris at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017
Grallina cyanoleuca at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017
Alisma plantago-aquatica at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017
Schoenoplectus validus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017
Rhipidura fuliginosa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Jan 2017
Centipeda cunninghamii at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017
Tachinidae sp. (family) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017
Polistes humilis (TBC) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017
Bolboschoenus medianus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017
Salix nigra at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017
Apis mellifera at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017
Thynnus zonatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017
Thynnus zonatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2017
Diplacodes haematodes at Point Hut to Tharwa - 22 Jan 2017
Anoplognathus porosus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2017
Eucalyptus bridgesiana at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2017
Anoplognathus chloropyrus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2017
Erodium crinitum at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2017
Paropsisterna beata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 1 Jan 2017
Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Dec 2016
Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Dec 2016
Eriococcus confusus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016
Brunotartessus fulvus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016
Oechalia schellenbergii at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016
Unidentified at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016
Paropsisterna fastidiosa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016
Gminatus australis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016
Pentatomoidea (superfamily) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016
Hemigomphus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 30 Nov 2016
Papaver somniferum at Point Hut to Tharwa - 15 Oct 2016
Fumaria sp. at Point Hut to Tharwa - 2 Oct 2016
Anredera cordifolia at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jun 2016
Alternanthera nana at Point Hut to Tharwa - 6 Apr 2016
Pyracantha crenatoserrata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 6 Apr 2016
Chrysolopus spectabilis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 2 Mar 2016
Accipiter cirrocephalus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 13 Feb 2016
Saponaria officinalis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 24 Dec 2015
Trifolium angustifolium at Point Hut to Tharwa - 15 Nov 2015
Lomandra multiflora at Point Hut to Tharwa - 15 Oct 2015
Paropsisterna fastidiosa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 15 Oct 2015
Malurus cyaneus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 10 Oct 2015
Holcus lanatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 6 Oct 2015
Eschscholzia californica at Point Hut to Tharwa - 6 Oct 2015
Papaver somniferum at Point Hut to Tharwa - 3 Oct 2015
Erodium cicutarium at Point Hut to Tharwa - 25 Jul 2015
Ptilotula penicillatus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 20 Jul 2015
Nesoptilotis leucotis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 20 Jul 2015
Poa labillardierei at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 May 2015
Ligustrum sinense at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 May 2015
Dodonaea viscosa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 May 2015
Melilotus albus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 4 May 2015
Verbascum thapsus subsp. thapsus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 5 Apr 2015
Anachloris subochraria at Point Hut to Tharwa - 12 Mar 2015
Erigeron bonariense at Point Hut to Tharwa - 10 Feb 2015
Artamus cyanopterus at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Feb 2015
Myrmecia nigriceps at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Feb 2015
Dysphania pumilio at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Jan 2015
Paropsisterna variicollis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 21 Jan 2015
Paropsis atomaria at Point Hut to Tharwa - 21 Jan 2015
Malva neglecta at Point Hut to Tharwa - 21 Jan 2015
Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 18 Jan 2015
Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 18 Jan 2015
Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 12 Jan 2015
Paropsis atomaria at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2015
Amorbus sp. (genus) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2015
Euphorbia dallachyana at Point Hut to Tharwa - 7 Jan 2015
Galanga labeculata at Point Hut to Tharwa - 1 Jan 2015
Podagrionini sp. (tribe) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 28 Dec 2014
Mantidae sp. (family) at Point Hut to Tharwa - 28 Dec 2014
Bulbine bulbosa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 1 Dec 2014
Oenothera stricta subsp. stricta at Point Hut to Tharwa - 22 Nov 2014
Haliaeetus leucogaster at Point Hut to Tharwa - 22 Nov 2014
Marrubium vulgare at Point Hut to Tharwa - 22 Nov 2014
Agonoscelis rutila at Point Hut to Tharwa - 22 Nov 2014
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa at Point Hut to Tharwa - 16 May 2014
Pachycephala rufiventris at Point Hut to Tharwa - 29 Mar 2014
Caligavis chrysops at Point Hut to Tharwa - 12 Mar 2014
Zosterops lateralis at Point Hut to Tharwa - 18 Feb 2014
Junonia villida at Point Hut to Tharwa - 12 Feb 2014

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