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This Cute Panda-Ant Is Actually A “Cow Killer” Wasp

PANDA ANT The Panda Ant (Euspinolia ornatula) looks adorable, but is a wingless wasp with a nasty sting that is ferociously painful on your skin.

The Panda Ant. While it looks just like a fluffy ant, it's actually not an ant ....First described in 1938, this fascinating species was quickly nicknamed the Panda Ant (Euspinolia militaris) after its markings which resembled those of a Giant Panda. While it looks just like a fluffy ant, It’s really a species of wingless wasp related to the Red Velvet Ant, or “cow killer” as it is eerily dubbed. The killer nickname comes from the ants’ painful sting which is said to be strong enough to…

The Panda Ant is actually a wingless wasp and is related to the Red Velvet Ant or "cow killer" because it's sting is strong enough to subdue a cow.

Bug-Inspired Robots Designed to Do Our Dirty Work

<i>Camponotus nigriceps</i> - sugar ant. This image is a focused-stacked composite of 110 exposures taken at different focal depths.

Osa Eucharitid with its fashionable feather hairdo.

Theese may look like monsters from another planet, but these bizarre-looking creatures were photographed by Rundstedt Rovillos in the Philippines A Eucharitid wasp, showing its feathered head-dress

Carpenter Bee by Jean Marie Mouveroux  Xylocopa violacea readily identified by its color. Carpenters bees are about 25 mm, glossy black all over, with sparse black hairs. Taken at Le Perreux sur Marne, Ile-de-France, France.

Carpenter Bee by Jean Marie (Mouveroux Xylocopa violacea) readily identified by its color. Carpenters bees are about 25 mm, glossy black all over, with sparse black hairs. Taken at Le Perreux sur Marne, Ile-de-France, France.

Yikes-Hornets! You DO NOT want to tangle with these guys    By Alessandro Zocci

Call Bee Specialists in Bloomfield Hills, MI today at to schedule an appointment if you've got a stinging insect problem around your house or place of business!

Formica panda (panda ant)

Panda Ant - Mutillidae are a family of more than species of wasps (despite the names) whose wingless females resemble large, hairy ants. Found in Chile, they are known for their extremely painful stings, hence the common name cow killer or cow ant.

Thirsty Honey Bee | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Bees suck water in through their proboscis, the same "straw" used for nectar. The bees are one reason I spray down the plants in the morning on hot summer days. It will attract and support more pollinators.

First venomous crustacean discovered

First Venomous Crustacean Discovered The cave-dwelling animal uses a neurotoxin to kill prey and digest it before eating it.

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Peacock Spider – Australia’s Show Off Super Hero Spider ~ The Ark In Space

An ant.  Species: Acanthognathus teledectus

Powerful: The trap-jaw ant, which has the fastest moving jaws in the animal kingdom

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