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Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
June 24, 2024

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Platylabus Platylabus Platylabus

Moved from Ichneumonid Wasps.

Platylabus clarus?
Jonathan, thanks for all the help with these Ichneumons.

Quite possibly
Heinrich understood 4 species in a metallic-blue uranius group, of which P. clarus is distinguished by having the most extensive white markings. Brandon's been more cautious, so I'm not sure if that's representative of uncovering species not known to Heinrich or just an abundance of caution (in part due to fairly extensive errors perpetuated by Ross Hill and other post-Carlson identifiers).

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