Prof. Beicheng Xia seems to be in deep thought before eating the hornet. This one appears to be a larva. Prof. Xia works in the Zhongshan University in Guangzhou. We were in the same department and specialty when we went to college. He was the host of this banquet to welcome my arriving at Guangzhou.

Time of photo: November 5, 1999. Place: Guangzhou city, Guangdong Province, China. Copyrighted © by Bees.Net