Species: Vespa mandarinia japonica
Common Name: Asian giant Hornet
Origin: Japan or murder hornet
Frame size: 5″ x 5″
Description: This is the worlds largest hornet and it is extremely aggressive. This infamous Vespa Mandarinia japonica hornet is known as the yak-killer hornet in Japan or Murder Hornet. The venom from this insect is extremely potent and has caused many human deaths in Japan. Due to it’s large size it can carry a lot of venom. The venom is especially potent and contains an enzyme so strong that it can dissolve human tissue. Like all hornets this species has a barb less stinger, allowing it to sting repeatedly. These giant hornets are very hard to get.