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Sirex Horntail - Sirex varipes - male

Sirex Horntail - Sirex varipes - Male
In Westwood - elevation 5100ft, Lassen County, California, USA
October 20, 2016
Size: Wingspan 53mm

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Nice pics. I run it through t
Nice pics. I run it through the key of Schiff 2012 and it came out clearly at S varipes, distribution seems right, Great to have a new species for BG.

 
Great indeed!!
Thank you Martin! I think that, as you surmise, that my other submission (1) may also be S. varipes.

 
Dave is THE expert for sawfli
Dave is THE expert for sawflies, so I always would believe more his ID than mine, but we all make mistakes, and this was relatively straight forward in the key...

Moved
Moved from Sirex.

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