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Phimenes sp.

Phimenes sp.

Description:

at least 3,5 cm long

Habitat:

Limestone Cliff, 1420 m altitude Primary, Evergreen, Seasonal, Hardwood Forest

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago
Tiger Clay Pot Bee
Phimenes flavopictus Untitled Document


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5 Comments

FlorianMeier
FlorianMeier 8 years ago

hahaha :-) nicht so oft gesehn...aber wenns mir mal wieder unter die finger kommt check ich die Größe

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Auf die Grösse kams doch noch nie an ;-)... Ich habe keine andere Art gefunden. Check doch die Grössen nochmals...

FlorianMeier
FlorianMeier 8 years ago

i might ask some thai people for the common thai name

FlorianMeier
FlorianMeier 8 years ago

thanks bayucca. the genera i think is correct, but i doubt the speci. This was really 3,5 cm or longer.

who cares about common names?! :)

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Vespidae, Eumeninae, most probably Phimenes flavopictus. Please, verify and specially verify the uncommon common name, you never know ;-)...
Other common name would be Potter Wasp.
http://www.natureloveyou.sg/Minibeast-Be...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/76033499@N0...
http://thailandwildlife.photoshelter.com...
http://www.panoramio.com/photo/93598684
Some call this one also Delta arcuatum:
http://www.padil.gov.au/pests-and-diseas...
This has to be checked as well if they really are synonyms!!

FlorianMeier
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FlorianMeier

จังหวัดเชียงราย, Thailand

Spotted on Nov 5, 2013
Submitted on Nov 5, 2013

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