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Black Insect

Observed: 2nd July 2012 By: DavidBrown
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Photo 3
Description:

Saw this insect on a tree in the sun. Liked like it was drying after emerging from something?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Common Cockchafer (Melolontha melolontha) interacts

Comments

chrisbrooks's picture

ID Comment

Which insect are you after the ID for, iSpot only really caters for one ID per posting.

DavidNotton's picture

Ichneumonidae

third image is an ichneumonid, suggest you post this as a separate observation. When you do please say which kind of tree it is ovipositing into if possible? - the answer may help with the id.