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Spider wasp

Auplopus sp


This wasp had no problems paralyzing the jumping spider, removing it's legs, and carrying it off to a secret cache. Both about 12mm long.


Outer urban back yard.


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Mark Ridgway
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Mark Ridgway

Lat: -37.90, Long: 145.31

Spotted on Jan 1, 2016
Submitted on Jan 2, 2016

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