Spike Says Hi!

Meet Spike. Spike is a spectacular cup moth caterpillar with a multitude of very nasty venomous spines…

Abispa Mud Wasp

Abispa sp.┬ámud wasps can look scary (this one is quite large at 25-30mm) but all she wants to do is collect caterpillars to provide food for her offspring. Here she has flown around a tree infested with leaf-rolling caterpillars until she spots a suitable candidate for extraction. She cuts a hole in its leaf, extracts…