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Pelecinid Wasp

Pelecinus polyturator

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She may look fierce, but she can't sting you. Her long ovipositor is used to dig into the ground and deposit her eggs on junebug larvae, her future offspring's favourite food.

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Nova Scotia, Canada

Spotted on Sep 23, 2011
Submitted on Sep 24, 2011

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