is this an Asian giant hornet (Vespa mandarinia)
nest of ridiculously huge bee looking insects taking up residence in hot tub cabinet. it meets the description on this website: http://www.badspiderbites.com/giant-hornet/ anyone know anything about these in Maryland ??
The Asian giant hornet has not been found in Maryland. We do have another very large hornet here, the European hornet. Here is our page about them: