Eumenine potter wasp
Vespidae: Eumeninae
Sierra Valley, Northern California, USA

photograph © Alex Wild 2004

A euminine wasp feeds from an Achillea flower.

USA, CA, Plumas Co.: Beckwourth
2.vii.2004, 39º49'N 120º23'W, 1490m
Meadow at edge of  Feather River.

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This image was captured with a Canon EOS D60, with a Canon 65/2.8 MPE 1-5x Macro lens.