CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Potter Wasp (Eumenes fraternus)
This beneficial gal was just starting to construct her nest. To provision the nest where she will lay one egg, she will gather 1-12 caterpillars and/or beetle larva which she paralizes . Potter wasps can sting but are not aggressive and do not defend their nests. Natural biocontrol at its best.
This was the nest 2.5 hours later: