Giant Asian Hornets

Do you think you have seen a Giant Asian Hornet?
It's likely that it's a European Hornet.
Please also see the comparison of a Giant Asian Hornet to a European Hornet.
European hornets are not a threat to honey bees and do not need to be reported.
Another option for what you have found is a Cicada Killer Wasp. This is also not something that needs to be reported. Please see the comparison to a European Hornet below.
If what you have found can not be confirmed by these photos, please take a photo and submit it to
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