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Description

This insect has black thorax. (March 2016)

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Date & Time

  2016-03-02 02:51 PM

Location

  -38.683897 , 143.839354 : 14.805 m

Near Wongarra VIC 3234, Australia

Discussion

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  1. David Francis  Possibly Westwoodia ruficeps, an Ichneumon wasp that parasitises Sawfly larvae ("Spitfires")

    Reply • 08 Mar 2016

  2. David Francis  I think this is an ichneumon wasp that is an excellent mimic of a braconid wasp.

    Reply • 18 Mar

  3. David Francis  We now are back to thinking this is a Braconid wasp, probably Callibracon sp. See discussion at https://natureshare.org.au/observations/58ccb7afed2a89563f0000c4

    Reply • 18 Mar