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Observed: 29th July 2012 By: Jennie de Kadt
large bee-like insect
large bee-like insect

large (6cm?) bee-like , black with 4 large yellow spots on abdomen.

    Likely ID
    Scolia flavifrons
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Mammoth Wasp

Some sources list this as Mammoth Wasp - (Megascolia maculata flavifrons). Not sure which is in current use.

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I'm guessing the wasp was

I'm guessing the wasp was dead.?