≈ Omicron sp.

Potter Wasp

Potter Wasp, Omicron sp., image from Guyana



Family: Vespidae

Subfamily: Eumeninae


Members of genus Omicron construct exposed nests.

The 52 described species of Omicron range from Mexico to Argentina.

Photo location: Along the Rupununi River, Guyana.

Determined by Dr. James M. Carpenter, American Museum of Natural History.

Potter Wasp,  Guyana photo, Omicron sp.