Location: Rural area of southern Mississippi
July 1, 2011 4:25 am
I’m not sure exactly what this is, although, I think it might be a hornet, but I’m not entirely sure. It flew in from my back porch, and it was about the length of my index finger when it is curled slightly.
This is not a good day for Cicada Killers which we consider to be beneficial predators that occupy a very interesting niche in the food chain. We suspect this Cicada Killer did not die a natural death and we are tagging this as Unnecessary Carnage.