Ichneumon Wasp
Subfamily Banchinae
Tribe Atrophini


banchinae wasp
This was a sweet but fast-moving wasp I saw in Middle Canyon,
Tooele County, Utah.  Notice the long ovipositor. I only took three pictures
and they were all blurry.  You can see more Banchinae parasitic wasps and
learn their history on Bugguide. ┬ęCarol Davis 9-6-2017

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