Asian giant hornet Asian Giant Hornet: What You Should Know By Diane Alston • Jun 1, 2020 Gilles San Martin/ flickr Listen Listening... / 1:45 Today's topic is the Asian Giant Hornet or what some people are calling the Murder Hornet. You may have heard of this insect; it is a large hornet or wasp. It is one and a half to two inches long- so about the size of a matchbox. What Utahns Should Know About The Asian Giant Hornet By Shalayne Smith Needham & Lori Spears • May 15, 2020 Images of Morrison's bumble bee, cicada killer wasp, and spider wasp provided by Dr. Joseph Wilson. Image of Asian giant hornet from Wikimedia Listen Listening... / 2:58 Shalayne Smith Needham: Joining me next is Dr. Lori Spears, invasive species survey coordinator at Utah State University, to talk about the Asian Giant Hornet, also known as the Murder Hornet. Asian Giant Hornets: What You Should Really Know About Them By Ashley Rohde • May 13, 2020 Images of Morrison's bumble bee, western cicada killer, and spider wasp by Dr. Joseph Wilson. Image of Asian giant hornet by Wikimedia. Listen Listening... / 1:45 Dr. Joseph Wilson knows a little something about Vespa mandarinia, the species commonly called the Asian giant hornet.