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Observed: 30th August 2011 By: babu1
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Jewel insect
Jewel insect 1
Jewel insect 1 2

Bright metallic green head and thorax. Gold patch on thorax. Bright orange patch on pewter coloured abdomen. Pale yellow legs. Metallic sheen on wings. c3mm plus ovipositor.

  • Chalcides
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
    Likely ID
    a parasitoid wasp (Torymus sp.)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.