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Ichneumon.

Observed: 26th May 2013 By: moremothmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebrates
Ichneumon.
Description:

An Ichneumon having a brief rest on a leaf.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

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gavb's picture

I'm tempted to say it's

I'm tempted to say it's Rhyssella approximator, based on transverse striations across the mesoscutum (top of the thorax) but perhaps I'm imaging that. It's difficult to be sure from the photo. Otherwise it could be one of numerous species of Pimplinae or Poemeniinae.

Gavin Broad