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Paper wasp

Vespidae

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John La Salle
John La Salle 7 years ago

I figure this is an Ichneumonidae, not a Vespidae.
One of the things that (for the most part) separates Ichneumonidae and Braconidae from all other wasps is that they have more than 15 antennal segments (yes, there are always exceptions).
You can see in the pictures that this one has lots of antennal segments.

Mari du Preez
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Mari du Preez

Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

Spotted on Jan 22, 2013
Submitted on Mar 23, 2013

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