Sphecius speciosus (Eastern Cicada Killer) is a species of apoid wasp in the family crabronid wasps. They are native to The Nearctic and the Palearctic. They visit flowers of Spindle, Queen Anne's lace, wild quinine, and oneseed bur cucumber. They are solitary, diurnal carnivores. Individuals can grow to 50 mm. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on flight to move around.
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