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Telvet ant

Mutilla barbara

Description:

A beautifull female wasp from Sifnos island Greece.

Notes:

The moment the wasp felt threatened by the ants , started to vibrate its abdomen making the squeaky sound you can hear from 0.06 to 0.10 in the linked video.

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MikeUnderwater
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MikeUnderwater

Αιγαίο, Greece

Spotted on Aug 19, 2014
Submitted on Aug 20, 2014

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