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Wasp? - Trypoxylon

Wasp? - Trypoxylon
Elkton, Douglas County, Oregon, USA
August 2, 2009
For several minutes, these two appeared to be arguing over whose chamber it was. There were no signs of mating or violence, only a tug of war - whoever got into the chamber was promptly pulled out by the other . . . eventually one flew away; the other disappeared into the chamber. Any chance of an ID.

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Moved from Trypoxylon.


"Keyhole wasps" in the genus Trypoxylon. Nice images.

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