Cryptocheilus bicolor

Orange Spider Wasp



Observer

Tags / Aspects

Description

Spider-hunting wasp with prey. Pulled it along ground and down crack in clay pictured in 2nd photo. They are often seen flying/patrolling just above the ground. ID by Ken Walker.

Date & Time

  2012-01-15 04:14 PM

Location

-37.464213 , 144.688938

Discussion

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  1. Unknown  Looks like Cryptocheilus bicolor? If not must be a close relative. I can't find reference to Cryptocheilus bicolor near Melbourne.

    Reply • 13 Apr 2013




NS Observation No. 53B39854E35EB1298400F468
Created 2012-03-22 01:11 AM (over 7 years ago)
Created By Russell Best
Updated 2013-04-14 11:19 PM (over 6 years ago)
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