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Giant Ichneumon Wasp – macro – Antigonigh N.S.

Giant Ichneumon wasp - macro

Giant (yellow headed) Ichneumon wasp - Megarhyssa atrata  -  Female. This huge wasp, 6inch+ body, is drilling to deposit her eggs in a live grub or larva in the tree. The eggs hatch and their wasp larva eat the host insect in the tree for the nutrients before they chew their way out of the tree.  The female's Ovipositor or tail →


Nova Scotia Killdeer

Killdeer

The killdeer, (Charadrius vociferus) is a medium-sized plover, this one was in Antigonish Nova Scotia.


Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Ruby throated Hummingbird


Eastern Coyote – Eastern wolf

Nova Scotia Coyote

shot at Antigonish N.S. Canada


Eastern Coyote/Eastern Wolf

Nova Scotia Coyote


Great Blue Herron

Great Blue Herron