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Jacksonville, FL
(Zone 9a)

July 20, 2013
10:29 AM

Post #9606083

Have a small group of these rather large insects flying around, but have been unable to ID. About 1 to 1.5", seem non aggressive and do not seem interested in the many flowers all around them - help please.

Jax, FL

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Minot, ND

July 20, 2013
12:59 PM

Post #9606217

Cicada killer wasp - look like overgrown yellowjackets, but are not aggressive and seldom sting.
Jacksonville, FL
(Zone 9a)

July 20, 2013
5:15 PM

Post #9606423

Thanks Flapdoodle. We are having a good crop of cicada this year so these guys are enjoying the abundance.

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