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Ichneumon Wasp

Observed: 18th October 2013 By: HawkHoneyHawkHoney’s reputation in InvertebratesHawkHoney’s reputation in Invertebrates
Ichy 2
Ichy 1

Found in my moth trap this morning.Would love to have a species ID so I can record it. Thank you. :)

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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O. obscuratus

I'd tend to lean towards obscuratus for following reasons:

Creamy markings on thorax
Pale edges of stigma
Wide looking hind femur (thin in scutellaris)
No sand dunes in Ipswich (should rule out forticornis)

I'm no expert though!