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chalcid wasp - Conura amoena - male

chalcid wasp - Conura amoena - Male
Lady Lake, Lake County, Florida, USA
September 14, 2005
I looked through some of the bee's and wasps, but honestly I have no clue.

Moved from Chalcid Wasps.

Thank you
very much for the species ID's on these, and for the wonderful beetles you are adding to the guide. Thank you Will for moving my images.

The only wasps that I know with such enlarged back legs are the Chalcididae

Conura (Metadontia) amoena
Actually, there are a couple of other families in the Chalcidoidea that have the swollen femurs, but they are rarely encountered. This appears to be a Conura (Metadontia) amoena. You can just make out the large teeth on the swollen femur.

Thank you
so much.

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