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A medium-sized black wasp with multiple small creamish-white spots on thorax and abdomen. Legs were red. Wings were clear except for black pterostigmas on the fore wings. The wasp had a short black ovipositor
Spotted flying around a eucalyptus tree.
The wasp injects eggs into the pupae of moths and butterflies and the wasp larvae feed on the pupating lepidopteran larva.
Spotted on Dec 23, 2014
Submitted on Dec 24, 2014