Potter wasp

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Potter wasp:


Potter wasp


Scientific Name: Eumenina

Length: 0.35-0.75 inch

Commonly Found: America

Potter wasp facts


Potter wasp get their name from the pot shape of the mud nests they build

Potter wasp nest are said to be the inspiration behind the pottery designs of the native Americans

When it builds it home, the potter wasp will collect small insects particularly caterpillars beetles larvae and spiders before it lays its eggs

Th me wasp will paralyze the prey with their stingers and then carry them back to serve as food a single larvae
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