Male Thynnid Wasp

Subject:  Some kind of wasp?! Geographic location of the bug:  Palm Springs, CA Date: 06/11/2019 Time: 08:04 AM EDT Your letter to the bugman:  Hi, I’m wondering if this is some kind of Wasp? Perhaps a bee ?‍♀️ I found it inside my house. But haven’t been able to identify what it is. Seems like … Read more

Female Five Banded Tiphid Wasp

Subject: Cicada killer? or Yellow Jacket? Location: Tampa, FL October 2, 2012 9:34 pm I just took this picture minutes ago on my back patio. This insect is parked on the edge of the cat food bowl and is happily posing as long as I needed. It’s still there, but I’m thinking that I need … Read more