Macro - Bug creating a water like droplet

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  1. PushingTin

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    I have no idea what this bug is or what he is doing.... just glad i captured him :)

    All comments will be appreciated
     
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    nice, beautiful capture :)
     
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    nice catch.
     
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    quite cool. isn't this some kind of locust?
     
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    Thx all for looking and commenting...

    Apprarently its a Paper Wasp, dont those things sting? Had I known I may not have gotten so close :lol:
     
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    Great shot! Yes paper wasps do sting -over and over and over as they don't lose their stingers like some bees.
     
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    wow beauty of a shot!
    I think he is having a drink there too! Seen a few flies doing it, but never seen an insect holding the water in its mandables.
     
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    Excellent shot...good job!
     
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    Excellent capture. To get this behaviour in a shot is really satisfying and cool. Well done.
     
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    Thank you all so much for the comments.
     

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