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Double-banded Scoliid

Scolia bicincta


Fairly large wasp. Black body with two cream colored bands on abdomen. Wings black with purplish-blue iridescence.


Visiting flowers bordering a fresh water pond. Deep Run Park, Virginia.

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Virginia, USA

Lat: 37.63, Long: -77.59

Spotted on Aug 16, 2014
Submitted on May 20, 2015

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