Workers very in size: 1/8" -5/8" long.
Color mostly black. Combinations of red & black or completely red or brown.
Oderous house ant:
Workers 1/16-1/8" long.Body color brown to black.
Thorax lacks spines.
Oderous house ant
Solitary ground or cavity nesting bees;
Name comes from the fact that they are solitary not social bees.
They are small to medium in size Color usually dark, some with pale bands.
Solitary bees nest
Workers are 3/8-5/8" long, depending on the species.
Queens are about 25% longer.
Abdomen usually banded with with yellow and black
Yellowjacket bees nest
Baldfaced or Whitefaced Hornet:
Workers are about 5/8-3/4" long.
Queens are 3/4+"
Color black with white pattern on most of face.
Baldfaced or Whitefaced Hornets nest