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Micro Wasp


I don't think I have ever felt that any wasp was particularly cute or with personality, but this one was soooo cute and curious! A red wasp, 5 mm long, with dark wings. The ovipositor was longer than the abdomen. She has very long maxillary and labial palpi.


Garden lights, semi-rural residential area, San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, 2,200 meters.

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Chiapas, Mexico

Lat: 16.71, Long: -92.62

Spotted on Oct 28, 2018
Submitted on Oct 30, 2018

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