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Nature Challenge : Creepy Crawly

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The Wildlife Trusts' Nature Challenge :
#30dayswild 2016

garden insect wasp yellow and black
Random Acts of Wildness : 30 Days Wild : Day 4 - Creepy Crawly.


At the side of the house was this super bright and colourful, yellow and black insect! 


It didn't look quite like a wasp or a fly!


The sizeable antennae, the long wings, the long legs, the black end to its body and yellow dot between its wings. Most of all, that strange gap which seemed to be its 'missing' middle abdomen!


Commonly known as a parasitic wasp - with some very nasty habits!


By comparison - ordinary wasps are not so bad, really!

For more Random Acts of Wildness, search in the sidebar menu Blogs 30 Days Wild 2016 and 30 Days Wild 2018.

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