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Tiny Fluorescent Green Ichneumon

Observed: 4th July 2011 By: dannyatbdannyatb’s reputation in Invertebratesdannyatb’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Does anyone know the species of this tiny green ichneumon?

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Torymus

your tiny metallic green chalcid wasp is probably a species of Torymus, the species are impossible to identify without a preserved specimen and a high power microscope. It's a female because of the long ovipositor. Some species like this parasitise oak galls.