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This male "Blue Ant" wasp was of a moderate size-15 mm. It had black head, eyes, thorax and abdomen and short black antennae. The abdomen had 3 visible white markings on both dorsal and ventral aspects and perhaps a pair of small white patches at the waist. The anterior thoracic margin was also white.
Wings were tinted and the leading edges appeared black and thickened. Femurs, tibiae and tarsi were brown.
Spotted on tea-tree.


Date & Time

  2014-11-14 01:49 PM


-38.133595 , 145.276132 : 78.648 m

Near Cranbourne VIC 3977, Australia


NS Observation No. 54E1DDBDED2A89D9900002E3
Created 2015-02-16 11:08 PM (about 5 years ago)
Created By Leuba Ridgway
Updated 2015-02-16 11:20 PM (about 5 years ago)
Updated By Leuba Ridgway
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