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Scolia Hirta

Scolia Hirta

Description:

It's about 4-5 cm long

Habitat:

I found it in my garden


No species ID suggestions

4 Comments

valentinezza
valentinezza 5 years ago

Ahaha! I'll never do that! ;)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Well done! It looks good. Don't imitate a cicada near that.

valentinezza
valentinezza 5 years ago

Thank you Mark! I found it on wikipedia, it's a Scolia hirta, I never seen it around before!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

I think this is a scolid wasp - cicada killer (ground dwelling wasp).

Sant'Olcese, LIG, Italy

Lat: 44.49, Long: 8.97

Spotted on Jun 7, 2013
Submitted on Jun 10, 2013

Reference

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