February 25, 2013 12:12 am
Hi there, was in the St.kilda Botannical Gardens in Melbourne, wondering what it is? Thanks!
Signature: Peter Collins
Curiously, though you requested an identification, your files were named “potter” and this is a Potter Wasp, most likely the Orange Potter Wasp, Eumenes latreilli, which we confirmed on the Brisbane Insect Website where it states: “Potter wasps prey on caterpillars which they paralyze and place inside cells in their nests.”