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Photo#1407548
Chalcid wasp

Chalcid wasp
Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA
June 1, 2017
Size: 1-3 mm (unsure)
Saw this wasp on the inside of my Megaphasma enclosure, likely crawled out of a gall on a hackberry branch. My Megaphasma eat hackberry, and the branches I bring in for them are always absolutely covered in galls. I suspect this is genus Haltichella, but I am really not sure how to ID these. I can take additional photos if needed for ID.

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Haltichella has ...
... a transverse crest at the base of the gaster, and I don't see that here. In fact, I'm not convinced this belongs to the Haltichellinae - tha apex of the hing tibia does not look very truncate to me.

I think you may have a male Trigonura there.

 
Thank you!
I do see similarities with Trigonura. I'll try to get some dorsal shots soon so it's easier to identify.

Chalcid…
Pls provide a dorsal view, including a view of the wing if possible.

 
Dorsal view added
Not the best quality, but hope it's useful

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