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Yellow & Black Wasp with a paralyzed spider


Small (approx. 10mm in length) yellow and black wasp.


Tropical forest


Found this wasp with a spider that I assume it had stung and paralyzed before I got there. It seemed to be waiting, maybe for the spider to become completely incapacitated. Higher resolution images can be seen here,

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LaurenZarate 5 years ago

Great timing and pictures!

SG in CR
SG in CR 5 years ago

Thanks Gilma

Beautiful series, Sigg.

Love the black line on the face of the third image that looks like a mustache :) Great series!

The MnMs
The MnMs 5 years ago

Colossus fight!

SG in CR
SG in CR 5 years ago

Thanks sunnyjosef.

sunnyjosef 5 years ago

Great photos Sigg

SG in CR
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SG in CR

Alajuela, Costa Rica

Lat: 10.98, Long: -85.28

Spotted on Aug 26, 2014
Submitted on Aug 30, 2014

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