The horse wasp aka monster wasp is a fleece-winged insect from the family of wing wasps. The hornet is one of the real wasps or paper wasps and is one of the better known species of wasps in Europe. The species is also found in parts of Asia and has been released by people in North America.
The hornet can reach a length of up to 3.5 centimeters, making it the largest wasp-like species of it’s kind. They are also extremely dangerous, a stab of them can hurt enormously. The video below show how a Hoornaar attacks a mouse and makes it harmless.