ichneumon

ichneumon

Observation - ichneumon. Description: This spotted in our laundry room - Large dark coloured fly - looked black. Body excluding ovipositor 4-5cm, with ovipositor approx 10cm. We live in ancient woodland...On release it flew straight up with body vertical.. Poss Ichneumon wasp, but no obvio

This spotted in our laundry room - Large dark coloured fly - looked black. Body excluding ovipositor 4-5cm, with ovipositor approx 10cm. We live in ancient woodland...On release it flew straight up with body vertical..

Poss Ichneumon wasp, but no obvious wasp like colouring.