Bee hotel
Home invasion ♀︎
-Ancistrocerus nigricornis-

Last update: 13 October 2020
OBSERVATION:
2020-V-20

This Ruby-tailed wasp (Chrysis ignita sp. inc.) [1] walked up to one of the closed Ancistrocerus nigricornis nests, see here, and started demolishing the entrance plug. Minutes and a pile of removed rubble later she gave up and continued inspecting the rest of the bee hotels.

Ruby-tailed wasp (Chrysis ignita sp. inc.) on nest Ancistrocerus nigricornis

 


References

1 Nederlands Soortenregister

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *