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Parasite

Observed: 11th April 2011 By: DavidHowdon
Amateur Entomologists' SocietyLondon Natural History SocietySelborne Society
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Description:

Emerged from the caterpillar illustrated at http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/119386

Identifications
  • Aulacidae
    Confidence: It might be this.
  • Hymenoptera
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
  • a braconid wasp (Meteorus sp.)
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
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    Likely ID
    Meteorus pendulus
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

DavidNotton's picture

Meteorus pendulus

Mark Shaw is a great expert on these things, I'm happy to go with what he says.

DavidHowdon's picture

Mark

And his generosity in identifying things on behalf of complete amateurs like me is greatly appreciated.