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Unknown little wasp? - Brachygastra mellifica

Unknown little wasp? - Brachygastra mellifica
San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
January 6, 2008
Size: 3/8"
Never seen these before but there where a lot of them working on a Japanese Aralia that had some late blooms.

And
What a fine shot of this one.

Brachygastra honey wasp
compare:

http://bugguide.net/node/view/84824

 
Thanks John, Mexican Honey Wa
Thanks John, Mexican Honey Wasp sure looks like the guy..

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