Where do cicada killer wasps live?

Answer According to Professor Chuck Holliday at Lafayette College, there are several different species of cicada-killer wasps, each found in different locations. The eastern cicada-killer wasp (Sphecius ... Read More »

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Where do cicada killer wasps go at night?

The cicada killer wasps build nests in the ground during the summer months. This is where they spend their less active times (night). The burrows are in dry, well-drained areas. The females lay the... Read More »

Do Cicada Killer Wasps sting?

The female Cicada Killer Wasps have the ability to sting but rarely do. Males do not sting. The males, however, are highly territorial and are easy to provoke, while the females rarely cause any is... Read More »

What Are Cicada Wasps?

Cicada killer wasps are giant parasitic wasps so named for the choice menu item for their young: cicadas. They capture and use cicadas as hosts for their eggs and as the newborn grub's first meal. ... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Ground Digger Wasps (Cicada Killers) from Your Lawn?

This article provides instructions on how to eradicate Ground-digger Wasp (otherwise known as cicada-killer) nest infestations on your lawn/property.