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This insect has black thorax. (March 2016)


Date & Time

  2016-03-02 02:51 PM


  -38.683897 , 143.839354 : 14.805 m

Near Wongarra VIC 3234, Australia


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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 2017

  3. David Francis  We now are back to thinking this is a Braconid wasp, probably Callibracon sp. See discussion at

    Reply • 18 Mar 2017

NS Observation No. 56DEA989ED2A8972FB000298
Created 2016-03-08 09:35 PM (over 3 years ago)
Created By Thomas Nataprawira
Updated 2017-03-18 10:58 PM (over 2 years ago)
Updated By David Francis
Edits 4
Photo Quality good-for-id
Camera Date-Stamp Yes
Camera Geotag Yes
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