6 native flying insects that aren't an Asian Hornet
The Asian Hornet is not yet established in Britain, but is a highly predatory species which will have a serious impact on honeybees if it arrives, and can sting humans. It can easily be confused with other insect species, below are photos of Asian hornet and six species commonly mistaken for it.

If you see the real Asian Hornet, report it here: www.brc.ac.uk/risc/alert.php?species=asian_hornet or email: alertnonnative@ceh.ac.uk
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