Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

White Flank Orange Braconid Wasp

Callibracon sp


About 15mm long. Red head and thorax, black and white striped abdomen. Long black wings. This is a female with a long ovipositor. The larvae of this wasp is known to parasite on Longicorn Beetle.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


rams4d 9 years ago

Nice colors !!!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Good one Rachael. I think the common name should be White not Yellow.

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 10 years ago

This is probably a Brachonid wasp

Spotted by

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Sep 23, 2012
Submitted on Sep 24, 2012

Related Spottings

Braconid Wasp Braconid wasp Tiny gall parasitising wasps Pink flanked Brachonid wasp

Nearby Spottings

Yellow Soldier Beetle Arrowhead Click Beetle Spotting Weevil
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team