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Ichneumon wasp (female)

Pimpla sanguinipes


Medium-sized black wasp with red legs as shown. Female has tail-like ovipositor about equal in length to the length of the abdomen.


Salt marsh habitat with grasses, willow, other trees.


Identification provided by Bob Carlson via

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Santa Barbara, California, USA

Spotted on Mar 26, 2011
Submitted on Jan 14, 2013

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