Image Number: 1274047

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Description:
Constructs a vase-like nest made from clay, usually attached to a leaf or a twig. The nest is provisioned with insect larvae.
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Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hymenoptera
Suborder: Apocrita
Superfamily: Vespoidea
Family: Vespidae
Subfamily: Eumeninae
Genus: Eumenes
Subject: Eumenes spp. Latreille, 1802
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Image uploaded:
Friday, August 27, 2004
Image last updated:
Tuesday, August 2, 2011