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Potter Wasp

Delta pyriforme

Notes:

This wasp frequented the water puddles underneath the tap. Not sure if it drank to quench its thirst or else it was taking the water to build its nest or to feed its young ?? Open question.



2 species ID suggestions

Potter Wasp
subfamily Eumeninae

5 Comments

ChimeTsetan
ChimeTsetan 3 years ago

Thank you Leuba and Tristan for the ID.. very much appreciated. :)

catherineappleton
catherineappleton 3 years ago

Thank you for identifying my potter wasp within minutes, Leuba!
What a great scheme this is!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 4 years ago

Pic 1 is just great !

armadeus.4
armadeus.4 4 years ago

Incredible images Chime! Great question...haven't a clue sorry. Thank you for sharing :)

Ingrid3
Ingrid3 4 years ago

Very interesting observation! no clue. REALLY AWESOME photo!

Karnataka, India

Lat: 15.00, Long: 75.03

Spotted on Dec 3, 2014
Submitted on Dec 3, 2014

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