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Mud wasp nests
no German name Italian: wespa muratore
fairly commonly spotted.
a scary wasp in my backyard.
A large, metallic black-and-blue winged wasp.
A common mud dauber wasp with black and yellow markings. Length 24-28 mm.
Feeding on cultivated Sarracenia
Was only able to get one quick pic of this gal !
Hang out around the koi pond.
3/4" long thread waisted wasp
black with yellow rings on its legs
Thread waisted wasp seen in a shopping centre.
A large black and yellow thin waisted wasp collecting mud for its nest.