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Digger Wasp

Observed: 24th July 2008 By: DioctriaDioctria’s reputation in InvertebratesDioctria’s reputation in InvertebratesDioctria’s reputation in InvertebratesDioctria’s reputation in InvertebratesDioctria’s reputation in Invertebrates
Digger Wasp
Description:
Identifications
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    Likely ID
    A Digger Wasp (Ectemnius sp)
    Confidence: It might be this.
    ID agreements (): 3 People
    • Matt Smith
      Amateur Entomologists' SocietyBees, Wasps and Ants Recording SocietyDipterists ForumPeople's Trust for Endangered SpeciesTachinid Recording Scheme
      Invertebrates expert
    • Martin Harvey
      Berkshire Moth GroupFSC - Field Studies CouncilSoldierflies and Allies Recording SchemeBuckinghamshire Invertebrate Group
      Invertebrates expert
    • dshubble
      Leaf Beetle Recording SchemeSouthampton Natural History Society
      Invertebrates expert
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Martin Harvey's picture

Ectemnius

Looks like Ectemnius based on general appearance. The species are quite tricky to key out and I wouldn't be confident of doing it from a photo.

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