Bergson, quoting Fabre, has made play with the supposed extraordinary accuracy of the solitary wasp
Ammophila, which lays its eggs in a caterpillar.
Few, small, and male: Multiple effects of reduced nest space on the offspring of the solitary wasp
, Euodynerus (Pareuodynerus) posticus (Hymenoptera: Vespidae).
It is a predatory solitary wasp
that provisions a subterranean nest with true bugs (i.
Abstract--A total of 45 species belonging to 26 genera of the solitary wasp
subfamily Eumeninae are listed, including 13 species and six genera that are newly recorded for Vietnam.
Mate conflict and male behaviour in a solitary wasp
, Trypoxylon (Trypargilum) politum (Hymenoptera: Sphecidae).
As a solitary wasp
, Mesoleptus hibernica will not sting humans and prefers to attack fellow flying creatures such as butterflies.
In context-dependent social interactions, it has been recognized that an individual female of a solitary bee species is able to recognize conspecifics and modify her behavior in accordance (Wcislo 1997); similar capacities are known from solitary wasp
studies (Pfennig & Reeve 1989), and from individuals of social bee species (Michener and Smith 1987).
When a solitary wasp
was heard buzzing in the kitchen," says my source, "grown men were screaming, 'We're under attack
The process of nest construction by a social wasp colony does not differ fundamentally from nest construction by a solitary wasp
His students have observed them in a solitary wasp
In the present paper, we report the parasitic relationship between the eulophid parasitoid Melittobia australica Girault, 1912 and its host, the solitary wasp
Sceliphron asiaticum (Linnaeus, 1758) (Sphecidae) in Brazil.
Chemistry and pharmacology of solitary wasp