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Chalcid Wasp - Hockeria - male

Chalcid Wasp - Hockeria - Male
Dixie Plantation, Charlseton County, South Carolina, USA
September 16, 2007
Size: 3mm
Identified by Dennis Haines

The males in Hockeria are all
The males in Hockeria are all black and rather nondescript. They are stout with a rather abrupt tip to the abdomen. The weak spot in the wing may be helpful in narrowing the species down. I'll check with my reference material tomorrow.