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1-1/2 inch, cylindrical, dark red to black, yellowish cross bands on abdomen, horny spear-like plate at tip of abdomen, female (shown) with blunt ovipositor 1/4 as long as body.
Hardwood an mixed forests.
Spotted on Aug 20, 2012
Submitted on Aug 24, 2012
nice spotting - and unusual common name!