Dona Ana County, New Mexico, USA December 27, 2005 Size: 6.2 mm maybe
Found in leaf litter beneath large pile of droppings at base of oak tree in rocky gully on lower slopes of Organ Mountains. (The droppings looked very much like caterpillar droppings and there were lots of remains of long-furred caterpillars under the tree as well as one coccoon made of the same fur. My brother tells of finding signs of similar caterpillar infestations. I'm guessing the dead ones were wasp-parasitized.)
Contributed by Jim McClarin on 28 December, 2005 - 4:58pm Last updated 9 May, 2006 - 6:16am
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