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Warrior wasp

Synoeca, septentrionalis

Description:

Came to my balcony to nest, they were my friends for 2 years. From July 2016 to 2018. They drummed outside the nest and after that they wen to get some more mud to reinforced the nest never to attack me...and I was 2 cm close to them ...never attacked me...

Habitat:

Gallery Forest. 900 Meters-3000 feet above sea level, next to Tanaca National Park, a Pasture , and in a Garden with Endemic trees, plants and flowers of Costa Rica.


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3 Comments

Thank you so much, Sergio Monteiro and report.of.nature...This beautiful Wasp new for sure I was not going to harm them...

reporter.of.nature
reporter.of.nature 5 months ago

I LOVE this!! It’s so heart-warning!!

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 5 months ago

They know who they must fear or not.

Alfaro, Provincia Alajuela, Costa Rica

Lat: 10.07, Long: -84.52

Spotted on Jul 21, 2016
Submitted on Feb 26, 2019

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