oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - Nesting behaviour of Ammophila dolichodera Kohl (Hymenoptera: Sphecidae)

Volume 47, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



Observations on the nesting behaviour of a sphecid wasp, Ammophila dolichodera Kohl, showed that a single caterpillar prey was obtained and temporarily cached before excavation of the nest. A temporary nest seal was not employed.

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