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Photo#1810868
tiny metallic wasps

tiny metallic wasps
Sonoma County, California, USA
May 8, 2020

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Moved from ID Request.

Pteromalids…
Some species are external gregarious parasitoids of the pupae of Lepidoptera, like this one. Sometimes, hundreds of adults can emerge from a single chrysalis.

See reference here.