Bee hotel

Wasp nest!

Nitela sp.♀︎

Psocodea sp.

Last update: 15 November 2023
garden
species


Unknown

LOCATION: Krimpen aan den IJssel, garden

OBSERVATION:
2022-V-222022-V-15


Nitela diggerwasps are permanent residents in the garden. The females nest in the nest blocks of the bee hotel. Here a female, probably Nitela borealis, is heading towards her nest with a prey, a bark louse (Psocodea sp.).

Nitela sp. ♀︎, imago with Psocodea sp.
Nitela sp. ♀︎, imago with Psocodea sp.


Literature

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