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Wasp - Ichneumon

Observed: 21st July 2013 By: ranon.2011ranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebrates
Wasp - Ichneumon - 21.07.2013
Wasp - Ichneumon - 21.07.2013 (1)
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Thanks Gavin, It is of the

Thanks Gavin,

It is of the Ichneumon family though - a sub family??

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Yep, it's an ichneumonid, of

Yep, it's an ichneumonid, of the subfamily Banchinae.

Gavin Broad

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How common is the Lissonota

How common is the Lissonota wasp?

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There are about 60 species of

There are about 60 species of Lissonota. Some are very common and frequently found, others are very rare, such as Lissonota setosa, which is a specialised parasitoid of Goat Moth larvae. It's a difficult group with many similar species.

Gavin Broad