Scoliid Wasp (Campsomeris plumipes)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Scoliid Wasp (Campsomeris plumipes)

Look at the odd way it is holding its back legs.
Very longggggggggg wasp, great for pollination. I think one of the prettiest wasps in the garden.

beneficial: parasitic on Scarab Beetle larvae.

Learn: http://entomology.ifas.ufl.edu/creatures/misc/wasps/scoliid_wasps.htm

Shown on Florida Native Plant: Bidens alba

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