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Raspberry crown borer

I LOVE┬áthis clearwing moth. The raspberry crown borer (Pennisetia marginata) is a Batesian mimic of (I think)┬áVespula maculifrons and V. pensylvanica, our native yellow jackets. If you’re mildly impressed by the resemblance, you should see them in flight or walking … Continue reading

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