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  Domino Cuckoo Bee Thyreus waroonensis.


They behave like cuckoo birds, laying their eggs in the nests of other bees, probably the common local blue-banded bee (Amegilla chlorocyanea).

Females enter the host nest and lay an egg in the provisioned cells and cover it up from debris from the walls of the burrow.

Presumably, the Thyreus out-competes the host larva, possibly even consuming it !