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Insect

Observed: 3rd July 2006 By: hoddy
insect
Description:

This insect landed on my decking 5 years ago while I was hosing down newley added chipped bark around my flower bed during a warm day, it was the largest insect I have seen! it is overhanging a decking plank that is 30mm in thickness, it eventually flew away and I have not seen any since.I am on the edge of the lake district, near to farmland, 100 yds from a freshwater lagoon seperated from the surrounding sea by a narrow barrier.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Greater Horntail Wasp (Urocerus gigas) interacts

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thanks

your help is much appreciated, I'm off to look it up now.....