Saturday 6 April 2019

How to handle a (male) hornet

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Channel: Phil Chandler - Barefoot Beekeeper  

Naturalist John Walters dissected a hornet nest with me in November 2018 (see other videos). In this clip, John demonstrates how to safely handle a male European hornet (Vespa crabro).
If you try this, do make sure you have positively identified it as a male, as the sting of the female is painful.

Video length: 2:09
Category: Pets & Animals

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