13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Tending to the Needs of the Colony

Deep inside this wasp colony, stands this yellow jacket wasp; ready to attack intruders and to act as nurse maid to newly hatched embryo's.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Langley, Canada
Camera: NIKON D700
Copyright: © Gabor Dosa