Square-headed Wasp (Liris sp.)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Square-headed Wasp (Liris sp.)

Family: Crabroninae

This guy was zipping up and down the stems of the plant, probably seeking honeydew. Preys on crickets to feed larvae.

Learn: http://bugeric.blogspot.com/2012/03/wasp-wednesday-liris.html

Shown on Florida Native Plant: PARTRIDGE PEA (Chamaecrista fasciculata)



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