A solitary wasp which builds a flask-shaped nest of mud into which it seals an egg and a supply of food for the larva.
- ‘These Potter Wasps look similar to other species of Mud-Dauber Wasps that we found but they build mud nests with a different shape.’
- ‘Potter wasp egg chambers look like tiny, rough-thrown pots about half an inch wide.’
- ‘In answer to the implied question, potter wasp females stock these pots with paralyzed caterpillars.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.