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Parasitoid - female

Parasitoid - Female
Massanutten Resort, Rockingham County, Virginia, USA
July 28, 2018

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Parasitoid - female Ichneumonid - female

Wing venation is comparable to a few subfamilies with what I can see here. For one of the alternatives, a closer view of the mesoscutum holds one of the best traits.

Suspect against Podoschistus vittifrons
It looks like there may be a horn at the apex of the abdomen, which would rule out Poemeniinae. Note as well the shorter head, differently structured thorax, and lesser white markings (esp. scutellum, pronotal borders, and first few segments of the abdomen).

Podoschistus vittifrons…
See reference here.

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