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Species Rhynchophion flammipennis

Ichneumon wasp - Rhynchophion flammipennis Ichneumon wasp - Rhynchophion flammipennis Tarantula hawk mimic - Rhynchophion flammipennis Big Ichneumon pretending to be a tarantula hawk - Rhynchophion flammipennis Ichneumonidae? maybe Heresiarchini - Rhynchophion flammipennis Ichneumonidae? maybe Heresiarchini - Rhynchophion flammipennis Ichneumonidae? maybe Heresiarchini - Rhynchophion flammipennis Ichneumonidae? maybe Heresiarchini - Rhynchophion flammipennis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" - Parasitoid Wasps)
Superfamily Ichneumonoidea (Braconid and Ichneumonid Wasps)
Family Ichneumonidae (Ichneumonid Wasps)
Subfamily Ophioninae (Short-tailed Ichneumonid Wasps)
Genus Rhynchophion
Species flammipennis (Rhynchophion flammipennis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Thyredon flammipennis Ashmead 1894
Remarks
Probably a Tarantula Hawk mimic