Tuesday, September 5, 2023

September 5, 2023

I am a Slosson's Mason Wasp
I have a tiny waist and a large dark red butt
I look like a Potter's wasp but -
I nest with vegetable matter, they use mud.

Location: Titusville Field Station, Titusville

Sources: https://entnemdept.ufl.edu/creatures/misc/wasps/zethus_wasps.htm

Photo and text © 2023 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

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