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Ichneumon Wasp

Enicospilus purgatus

Description:

Red/Brown wasp with light brown wings and a very thin "waist".

Habitat:

Underneath a Giant Bird of Paradise plant and Yucca in leaves.

Notes:

A type of Anomaloninae wasp

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7 Comments

CindyBinghamKeiser
CindyBinghamKeiser 9 years ago

I'm glad my introduction was not a sting!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Welcome.. :)
I get introduced this insect only on Project Noah..!!

CindyBinghamKeiser
CindyBinghamKeiser 9 years ago

Awesome! Thank you Ashish!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Its Ichneumon wasp.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Not damselfly. Its a different fly.

CindyBinghamKeiser
CindyBinghamKeiser 9 years ago

Damselfly?

Escondido, California, USA

Spotted on Jul 25, 2011
Submitted on Jul 25, 2011

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