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Aug 21, 2013 13:29 |  #1

best shot i could get of this guy. what is this type of bee?

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Aug 21, 2013 14:55 |  #2

Possibly a Cicada Killer (external link) ?




  
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Aug 22, 2013 11:47 |  #3

safe to say it is. lol i kept running from it when it flew at me. but i read that they rarely sting




  
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Aug 22, 2013 11:53 |  #4

Yep, Killer Cicada Wasps. These guys have made their way into Chicago and even though they look scary as all hell, I guess they aren't interested in harming us - as you mention.

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