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Photo#217332
Parasitic Yellowjacket - Dolichovespula arctica - male

Parasitic Yellowjacket - Dolichovespula arctica - Male
5700 feet at the Mountain Haus terminal, Silver Mountain, Shoshone County, Idaho, USA
August 16, 2008

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Parasitic Yellowjacket - Dolichovespula arctica - male Parasitic Yellowjacket - Dolichovespula arctica - male

New species
This is a male of an undescribed species of socially parasitic Dolichovespula divering from Adulterina-Arctica with a more melanic gaster pattern

 
New wasp species
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