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Chalcid from sawfly cocoon - female

Chalcid from sawfly cocoon - Female
Vermont or Massachusetts
May 13, 2005
One of many chalcids that emerged from a single diprionid sawfly cocoon.

Torymid Wasp (Torymidae) - female
Example of a taxon with a very short ovipositor - so far Torymids are concerned.

 
Thanks!
I was guessing Torymid after browsing through all the chalcid images last night. Moving to the Guide, but this can be frassed if anyone is offended by the poor quality.

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