Pictures Of Different Bees And Wasps. They are about one-half to three-fourths of an inch in size. Like others in the Vespidae family they can sting several times each time.
There are some physical traits that help distinguish wasps from bees. Waist - The thin waistline of wasps is one of the most noticeable physical features that are different from bees. Body Hair - Bees tend to have much more body hair than wasps.
An established hive generally has 10000 to 50000 bees and may contain 20 to 80 lbs.
Close up of a carpenter bee. They resemble bumble bees but the top of their abdomen is largely bare and shiny. Common North American Bees. An established hive generally has 10000 to 50000 bees and may contain 20 to 80 lbs.