"There are some who can live without wild things, and some who cannot. These essays are the delights and dilemmas of one who cannot" - Aldo Leopold
Wasp-mimicking Temnostoma fly
I was planting some native plants on campus today and saw a syrphid fly mimicking a wasp by holding its front legs out front like a wasp's antenna. I believe it is a Temnostoma sp., which I saw a similar one more than four years at Algonquin.