Black wasps are wasps that have comparatively larger sizes than other species of wasps. Also, just as their name goes, they tend to be much darker in complexion as well. However, this isn’t to say that they’re anomalies. For instance, there have been black wasps that were recorded to have red abdomens, yellow wings and red legs.
However, of all the black wasps, the great black wasp is one that has been known for its appearance. It has a mono-colored body, without any stripes or spots that cover its hue. The wasp also has smoky wings which give it a distinct look.
Also, female black wasps ted to be a tad bigger than their male counterparts.
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Generally, black wasps aren’t aggressive. However, even though they aren’t aggressive, the sting of a black wasp is still something that humans dread. It is definitely worth remembering that if you want to attack a black wasp nest, make sure to do it in such a way that won’t upset them or make them feel threatened. Otherwise, you’ll be made to feel that dreaded sting.