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Photo#49835
Paper Wasp - Mischocyttarus flavitarsis - female

Paper Wasp - Mischocyttarus flavitarsis - Female
Oliver, Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Canada
April 8, 2006
Size: 17 mm
Mischocyttarus flavitarsus

Nice colors in this image.
Good work!

 
Thanks
for the kind comment :)

With that long narrow waist (petiole)
it looks like it might be Mischocyttarus flavitarsis. See Eric will know, but he usually doesn't comment on weekends. We'll have to wait till Monday to find out for sure.

 
Thanks
It definitely looks like the same one.

 
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