Friday, 1 December 2017

The Long Sleep

While prowling around the bush recently I discovered this wasp asleep on a grass stem.
A closer look revealed that the wasp would not survive the night. It had been discovered by a marauding spider. The spider appears to be a species of Oxyopes, perhaps rubicundus

1 comment:

Insect Identifications said...

Thynnus sp. nov., Thynnidae