Species: Polistes metricus
Origin: North America
Frame size: 4″ x 4″
Frame Color: Black
Wood Frame: Finest Handmade Museum Quality Sealed Shadowbox Display.
Glass: 99% UV Blocking Museum Grade Conservation Glass to Prevent Insect Fading.
Background: Insect Name & Origin Printed on Old World Style Parchment Backing.
Materials: Archival & Acid Free materials. Picture Hanger Included.
Description: This striking banded paper wasp builds nests by manipulating exposed fibers into paper to create cells. Paper wasps with brighter colors are more venomous because they have larger poison glands. This offers stronger warning signals to organisms threatening their nest.