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Unknown fig wasp  - Sycoscapter - female

Unknown fig wasp - Sycoscapter - Female
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
September 1, 2015
These wasps are fairly common in Malaise traps across LA County. This one was collected right outside of City Hall in Downtown LA.

Moved from ID Request. Very cool wasp!

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