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Ectemnius sp.

Observed: 26th July 2012 By: robinrrobinr’s reputation in Invertebratesrobinr’s reputation in Invertebrates
Ectemnius sp.
Ectemnius sp.
Ectemnius sp.
Description:

This looks identical to two observed in exactly the same circumstances two years ago. A very energetic wasp with vicious jaws seeking the daylight.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Ectemnius ID

Markings are variable so you really do need to key out a specimen. Yeo & Corbet's Naturalists Handbook Solitary Wasps works very well.