Identifying Wasps | Pest Images | Doctor Pest

by Editor | Last Updated: October 1, 2020

What do Wasps look like? (12 Pictures of Wasps!)

Want to know what wasps looks like up close?

Well, you’re in the right place!

In this DrPest guide, we showcase 12 different close-up pictures and videos of wasps.

From wall climbing to comparisons, this guide should help you identify if you have a wasp problem or not.

If you find that you do have a wasp problem, we recommend checking out our complete guide to get rid of Wasps.

Ready to get into the pictures?

Let’s go!

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12 of the Best Pictures of Wasps On The Internet

Are you ready to dig in? Let’s have a look at what wasps look like!

1. For picture #1 we have a closeup of a wasp commonly referred to as a “Yellow Jacket”.

2. The next picture is another closeup of a yellow jacket on a leaf.

3. This is a closeup of the yellow jacket’s eyes.

4. Here you can see a closeup of a yellow jacket on its home.

5. The next image is a really high resolution photo of a Red Paper Wasp.

6. The next image is of another wasp showcasing the wings.

7. Here we have a picture of a swarm of wasps on a honeycomb nest..

8. Here’s a picture of another wasp on a leaf.

9. In this image, we see a yellow jacket that is on a person’s arm.

10. This is an image showing another picture of a yellow jacket.

11. This is an image of wasp on a marble countertop.

12. This is an image of a wasp on a honeycomb.

Closing Thoughts

That’s it folks. 12 pictures, images, and videos of wasps. At this point, you should have a good idea of what a wasp looks like and how to spot them crawling around your home (and on your pet).

If after going through these images and you think you might have an infestation, we highly getting started with removing them! Wasp removal can be tedious but they are very beatable!