European Wood Wasp (Sirex Woodwasp)

Photo of male and female European wood wasps on pine stump

European wood wasp, female (left) and male (right). This species is known to cause the death of up to 80 percent of the pine trees in an area, and it could soon arrive in Missouri. Help protect our pines by learning how to identify this troublesome insect.

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