Xanthopimpla sp.

Ichneumon Wasp


Nicaragua wasp in subfamily Pimplinae

 

 

Family: Ichneumonidae

Subfamily: Pimplinae

 

The wasp in the photo is consistent with Xanthopimpla, but it would be difficult to rule out other genera.

Photo location: Nicaragua highlands near Matagalpa.

Determined by Dr. Gergely Várkonyi, Finnish Environment Institute.


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