The silver lines on side of thorax identify this wasp species.
Apis melliferaAn exotic bee, now found in every state including Hawaii and Alaska, the Honeybee could be a potential pollinator of Largeleaf Grass of Parnassas (Parnassia grandifolia), an endangered speices in Florida.
Campsomeris plumipes fossulana
Conura sp.This Chalcid wasp has just emrged from a parasitized moth's cocoon.
Conura sp.These Chalcid Wasps just emerged from a moth cocoon.
Lasioglossum sp.This tiny bee was visiting all the flowers of Incised Agrimony (Agrimonia incisa), a threatened species in Florida.
Notice the small parasitic wasp already surveying the butterfly eggs. The young caterpillars will be parasitized by the wasp eggs that she will oviposit.
IchneumonidaeThis wasp is getting water.
Lasioglossum sp.This tiny bee is atop the anthers of Bartram's Ixia (Calydorea caelestina).
Xylocopa micansPickerelweed (Pontedeira cordata) is used by many pollinators as well as butterfies and skippers.