Shell Mound, Cockroach Bay, Hillsborough County, Florida, USA November 22, 2014
Hard to know where to put this. I see some similar postings in the Braconids but the caterpillar seems like a good place to start.
The caterpillar is still alive and Karen Anthonisen Finch has caged it to hatch out the pupae.
Found on Spanish Needles.
Looking for ID's of both, if possible. I'll update with images of the adults when they emerge.
EDIT ADDED 11/30/14: 75 wasps hatched today, and Karen Finch took a photo of one which I've added to the set. The ruler marks are eighths of an inch.
Contributed by John Lampkin on 23 November, 2014 - 6:36am Last updated 30 November, 2014 - 8:33pm
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