Ancistrocerus sp

Ancistrocerus sp

Observation - Ancistrocerus sp - UK and Ireland. Description: The insect looks like a solitary wasp. It has yellow panels on the side of the abdomen, as well as the yellow ring close to the thorax, and the yellow spots actually on the thorax. The femurs are also yellow. Antennae are black. The plant is Hogweed.

The insect looks like a solitary wasp. It has yellow panels on the side of the abdomen, as well as the yellow ring close to the thorax, and the yellow spots actually on the thorax. The femurs are also yellow. Antennae are black.

The plant is Hogweed.