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Wasp-mimics in the garden
Observed: 9th June 2013 By: jeremyr
Added: 11th June 2013
Three wasp-mimics, a Longhorn Beetle, a Hoverfly and a Clearwing Moth. They imitate wasps so that birds don't eat them! But spiders will sometimes eat the Hoverflies, because spiders are not so easily fooled by something that pretends to be a wasp.