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Small ichneumon wasp


Small ~1cm wasp in elegant black&red dress, with white dot on thorax and antennae. It was dazzling around a bunch of newborn garden spiderlings* today morning, on the porch.

*such little guys I mean:



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syzygy a year ago

Thanks for your efforts on ID Sally, glad you have found this one interesting!
Also much thanks for all the likes indeed!

By now still I think this is an Ichneumon. ~ primatorius? ~ grossorius?, maybe yet another...?

DeathShadeSally a year ago

Looks like it may be a male because its missing the ovipositor.. its definitely in the parasitic wasp family. The suggested ID above was as close as I could find to an ID.

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Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary

Spotted on May 1, 2021
Submitted on May 1, 2021

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