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Velvet Ant

Ronisia barbarula

Description:

Velvet Ant female I'm guessing. Would love to ID this wasp.

Habitat:

Dry river bed.


2 Comments

craigwilliams
craigwilliams 8 years ago

Thanks for this surekha, thats great! I've had a good trawl of Ronisia and it certainly seems closest to barbarula. I've got some other shots from different angles, so I'll upload them soon to be certain.

surekha
surekha 8 years ago

http://www.flickr.com/photos/gails_pictu...
with slightly different markings as well

craigwilliams
Spotted by
craigwilliams

Níjar, Andalucía, Spain

Lat: 36.88, Long: -2.01

Spotted on Apr 6, 2011
Submitted on Oct 8, 2011

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