Is this an Asian Giant Hornet?

Asked August 21, 2018, 8:44 PM EDT

I live in MD and found this on my porch!

Anne Arundel County Maryland insect identification european hornets

1 Response

No, this is not an Asian hornet but a European hornet. They are attracted to outdoor lights at night.
http://extension.umd.edu/hgic/european-hornets

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