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Potter wasp

Rhynchium oculatum


Big solitary potter wasp found on rosemary

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MrsroadRunner 7 years ago

HAHA, aggressive is it?? I got tagged just gosh, a week or two now from a species of wasp we have around here! I seen the little bugger, just never had one attack me like that before ..... I guess it is not a good idea for us to get up to their nests hu haha ;0)

Ioannis 7 years ago

Thank you both. It's a beautiful insect but I keep my distances :-)

MrsroadRunner 7 years ago

Agree vary nice spotting, the colors are amazing!

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

nice spotting!

Spotted by

Δήμος Ζακύνθου, Περιφέρεια Ιόνιων νησιών, Greece

Spotted on Aug 10, 2010
Submitted on Sep 13, 2012

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