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Species Megarhyssa greenei

Orange flying insect with yellow stripes has long black injector on its rear - Megarhyssa greenei Wasp - Megarhyssa greenei - male Unknown Wasp? - Megarhyssa greenei - female Mystery Bug - Megarhyssa greenei - female Megarhyssa greenei? - Megarhyssa greenei - male HYM   ICHNEUMONIDAE   Megarhyssa greenei   Giant Ichneumon Wasp - Stump Stabber    - Megarhyssa greenei - female Megarhyssa greenei - female Megarhyssa greenei - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" (parasitic Apocrita))
Superfamily Ichneumonoidea (Braconids and Ichneumons)
Family Ichneumonidae (Ichneumon Wasps)
Subfamily Rhyssinae
Genus Megarhyssa (Giant Ichneumons)
Species greenei (Megarhyssa greenei)
Identification
Females are distinguished from those of macrurus by having the forewing clear (unpigmented) along the basal vein.