Podalonia tydei  (Le Guillou, 1841)
Taxonomical Classification:  Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Hymenoptera / Sphecidae
Sand Wasp, Digger Wasp     Żunżana ballat
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Females usually nest in sandy areas, collecting moth larvae which they paralyse and store for their offspring to feed on.

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