Ruby-tailed Wasp (Chrysis)

Ruby-tailed Wasp (Chrysis)

Observation - Ruby-tailed Wasp (Chrysis) - UK and Ireland. Description: A startlingly coloured wasp which stopped briefly on a wall in front of me. There seem to be a number of similar species so I'm not sure if it can be fully identified from the photograph.

A startlingly coloured wasp which stopped briefly on a wall in front of me. There seem to be a number of similar species so I'm not sure if it can be fully identified from the photograph.