Mason Wasp (Zethus spinipes variegatus)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Mason Wasp (Zethus spinipes variegatus)

Looks like there are a couple of acrobat ants sharing the flower to the right.

Larval host: caterpillars

Diet: Adults take nectar

Learn: http://entnemdept.ufl.edu/creatures/misc/wasps/zethus_wasps.htm

http://bugguide.net/node/view/143570

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