yellow hornet

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Synonyms for yellow hornet

small yellow-marked social wasp commonly nesting in the ground

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The yellow hornet has moved into the cities of Japan, where it drinks from discarded soft drink cans and pilfers trash for leftover food.
The Hornets' mascot was in goal for a penalty shoot-out involving fans, and Gerrard struck the yellow Hornet on the back of the head, saying: "I had three goes at it.
The two main species in the United States are the baldfaced (or white-faced) hornet and the yellow hornet.
The yellow hornet, white faced hornet, and yellow jacket allergens are very similar and cross-react extensively.
Yellow hornets bring in $875 per pound, Benton said.