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The blue mud dauber, or Chalybion californicum, is a metallic blue species of the mud dauber wasp. The wasp has a slender body measuring about 0.5 to 0.75 inch long with a thread-like waist. Blue mud daubers are solitary...

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While dirt dobbers, also known as dirt daubers or mud daubers, do possess a venomous sting, they rarely use their sting defensively and are considered non-aggressive towards humans. The dirt dauber's sting is meant for p...

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All castes and species of bee have four wings. The pair of wings that is closer to the head is always larger and folds over the rear pair when the bee is at rest. The rear pair is shorter and hooks into the forward pair ...

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Some species of bees do hibernate, while other species of bees employ alternative methods of survival. Different bees display different types of behavior during the winter months.

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Valuable as pollinators of shrubs, flowers and trees, the term digger bee refers to several species of bees that burrows into the ground to build their nests. The females construct these underground nests, line them with...

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Certain species of birds such as starlings, blackbirds and magpies purposely hunt wasps to eat. Some wasps, such as the paper wasps, prey on smaller wasps, and many spiders also eat them. Several species of reptiles, amp...

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Ground-nesting species of yellow jackets build their nests in protected spaces and often use old rodent burrows for nests. They also may build nests in spaces in the walls or ceilings of homes. Depending on the species, ...

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