One intimidating flying thing.

One intimidating flying thing.

Observation - One intimidating flying thing. - Southern Africa. Description: Easily the largest wasp that I have ever photographed, easily 50mm head to sting. Found on an aloe s

Easily the largest wasp that I have ever photographed, easily 50mm head to sting. Found on an aloe stem on a chilly morning, swiveled around as I moved around it trying to get a dorsal view. Only flew off when others came to see what I was doing, flew slowly, very like a large longhorn beetle.