Vespula vulgaris, known as the common wasp, is a wasp found in various regions of the world including the United Kingdom, Germany, India, China, New Zealand, and Australia. It is sometimes known as the European wasp.
Vespula germanica (European wasp, German wasp, or German yellowjacket) is a species of wasp found in much of the Northern Hemisphere, native to Europe, Northern Africa, and temperate Asia. Credit for this fine capture at Reddish Vale goes to John Holme.
Tenthredo mesomela is a sawfly species belonging to the family Tenthredinidae (common sawflies), subfamily Tenthredininae. Thanks to Michael Anthony Brathwaite for this stunning capture taken at Abney Hall.