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Potter Wasp

Vespidae

Description:

Potter wasp carrying paralyzed caterpillar to its nest.



8 Comments

Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic 11 months ago

Wow! Great shot

arlanda
arlanda 2 years ago

Impressive!

bayucca
bayucca 3 years ago

If you agree I would like to ask some facebook wasp experts to verify. OK?

KarthiKeyanS
KarthiKeyanS 3 years ago

Thank you Bayucca for id help...

bayucca
bayucca 3 years ago

Excellent spotting!!

bayucca
bayucca 3 years ago

Vespidae, Eumeninae, looks like being Oreumenoides edwardsii. Please, verify yourself!! I am not an expert in wasps!
Best match, see page 255, picture #13!!
http://www.researchtrend.net/jnbr/VOL%20...
Image #28 here:
http://threatenedtaxa.org/index.php/JoTT...

Diaz José Miguel
Diaz José Miguel 3 years ago

Great action shot!

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 3 years ago

Superb shot Karthi!

KarthiKeyanS
Spotted by
KarthiKeyanS

Tamil Nadu, India

Lat: 11.00, Long: 76.96

Spotted on Jun 7, 2016
Submitted on Jun 7, 2016

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