Taken 22-Sep-09
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Keywords:california, blue, orange, green, nature, pain, wasp, wildlife, sting, Death Valley, metalic, hymenoptera, insecta, pompilidae, Tarantula Hawk, pepsis, pepsini, Pepsis thisbe, 2. arthropoda
Photo Info

Dimensions1992 x 1908
Original file size2.41 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken22-Sep-09 18:09
Date modified29-Sep-09 23:03
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 40D
Focal length400 mm
Exposure1/125 at f/5.6
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 500
Metering modeSpot
Tarantula Hawk Wasp

Tarantula Hawk Wasp

Death Valley, California. This wasp will catch a tarantula, bury it alive, and lay an egg on it. And when the baby wasp hatches it has a live birthday meal.Large on blackMy stocklist