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Potter wasps or Mason Wasps

Description:

Mating wasps .

Habitat:

Tropical forest, cultivated and populated land.



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Black Potter Wasp
Rhynchium atrissima Black Potter Wasp | Project Noah


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5 Comments

EmilieChich
EmilieChich 5 years ago

Gorgeous!

Thanks for the ID David.

DavidLeviston
DavidLeviston 5 years ago

Hello Shekainah. These belong to Hymenoptera - Vespdiae - Eumeninae. Sorry, no genus or species. They are often referred to as Potter wasps or Mason Wasps. The invertebrate fauna (and some avian) of the Philippines from the central islands and south share many similarities because they encompass the same bio-region. I hope this helps.

Thanks Chun, do you know the specific ID?

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 5 years ago

That is amazing!
Great find Shekainah.

Roxas City, Capiz, Philippines

Lat: 11.55, Long: 122.74

Spotted on Aug 4, 2013
Submitted on Mar 18, 2014

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