Sand Wasp
Bicyrtes capnopterus

sand wasp
I found this gorgeous Sand Wasp digging a hole at Willard Bay State Park.  © Carol Davis 9-9-2015

Bicyrtes capnopterus digging a hole

Sand Wasps lay their eggs in the sand. They're hard to photograph because they're so
skittish. I only got two pictures of this one before it fled.  © Carol Davis 9-9-2015

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