Black and Yellow Mud Dauber Wasp (Sceliphron caementarium)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Black and Yellow Mud Dauber Wasp (Sceliphron caementarium)

As name implies, they make their nests out of mud and lay their eggs on spiders. adults take nectar.

Learn: http://bioweb.uwlax.edu/bio210/s2012/bain_mega/Index.htm

Shown on Florida Native Plant: Bidens alba

My take:
This Cuckoos Offspring Depend on a Mud Dauber Wasp
https://floridawildlifegardentails.wordpress.com/2015/08/07/this-cuckoos-offspring-depend-on-a-mud-dauber-wasp/

###

Advertisements
2 comments
  1. Amazing image, I really appreciated the info. I am always trying to learn a bit more about the world where I live.

    • Loret said:

      Thanks Charlie! I appreciate your support and encouragement. I am still trying to figure out where I was for the first 50+ years of my life and how I missed so many of the little things during that time. LOL

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: