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Cryptocheilus sp. tarantula hawk wasp These spider wasps in family Pompilidae, tribe Pepsini are large and solitary in nature. They prey on spiders to feed their larvae.<br />
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Cryptocheilus sp. tarantula hawk wasp

These spider wasps in family Pompilidae, tribe Pepsini are large and solitary in nature. They prey on spiders to feed their larvae.

30 mm body length.

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Uploaded Feb 17, 2021. Captured Jan 2, 2021 12:55 in 97A Georgetown Rd, Waratah NSW 2298, Australia.