Bee hotel:
Ephialtes manifestator ♀︎

Last update: 3 November 2021
OBSERVATION:
2021-IX-032020-VI-212020-VI-20

The ichneumon wasp Ephialtes manifestator is a frequent visitor of the bee hotels. Often multiple females are simultaneously active. The agility with which they position their enormous ovipositor in a potential host nest is remarkable.

Ephialtes manifestator ♀︎
Ephialtes manifestator ♀︎
Ephialtes manifestator ♀︎
Ephialtes manifestator ♀︎
Ephialtes manifestator ♀︎
Ephialtes manifestator ♀︎
Ephialtes manifestator ♀︎
Ephialtes manifestator ♀︎

References

1 Nederlands Soortenregister

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