Probe

ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR - Winner

This wasp taps her antennae which are sensitive to vibrations and scent in search of a suitable host larva upon which she will lay her eggs using her long ovipositor. After hatching, her young will feast on the host while it is still alive.

Centennial Park, Sydney, New South Wales

Canon EOS 400D, Canon 100mm f/2.8 macro, 1/30, f/8, ISO 400, handheld

by Jesse McCoullough, New South Wales