Category: wasps

A lovely blue green teal spider wasp with purp…

A lovely blue green teal spider wasp with purple highlights and infuscated wings.  Collected in Southern Chile with Laurence Packer.  

opinion on bees

opinion on bees

Bees are good beans. The bumble about and pollinate and don’t bother anyone. 

Wasps, on the other hand…

Would the public changes its attitude towards …

Would the public changes its attitude towards bees if they realized that they were really just wasps?

Number eight in the Know Your Wild Bees Campaign

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Public Bee Servant, sam droege

Unknown Wasp species from Hardy County, West V…

Unknown Wasp species from Hardy County, West Virginia…likely an Ichneumonid.  Photograph by Wayne Boo.

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Public Bee Servant, sam droege

foxthebeekeeper: Tiny unidentified solitary be…

foxthebeekeeper:

Tiny unidentified solitary bee/wasp nest on a stalk of flowering lavender.
Perfectly round. Perfectly adorable.

Are wasps just angry bois?? whats the deal wit…

Are wasps just angry bois?? whats the deal with wasps

yes they are angry boys. they hunger for violence and criminal mischief