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Ichneumon

Observed: 15th July 2012 By: AmadanAmadan’s reputation in InvertebratesAmadan’s reputation in InvertebratesAmadan’s reputation in InvertebratesAmadan’s reputation in Invertebrates
Pimpla instigator maybe
Pimpla instigator maybe 2
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Another one that I suspect won't receive much feedback. If I had my time over again I'd like to have studied these striking, but not very well known, insects.

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Fenwickfield's picture

know

I know the feeling they should do a course on them and I like your description of might be

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ChrisR's picture

Gavin Broad has done some

Gavin Broad has done some courses on home groups of ichneumon, at Dinton Pastures and the Natural History Museum, through the British Ent Soc but they are a very biodiverse group and it does take patience and a microscope to get into them ;)

Amadan's picture

Thanks -

to David for the correction. Now I'll have to look up insect morphology, as I always associate "petioles" with flowers!