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Photo#514323
Wasp? - Cimbex americanus

Wasp? - Cimbex americanus
Fontenelle Forest, Bellevue, Sarpy County, Nebraska, USA
May 10, 2011
Size: approx. 32mm
I can't come close to figuring out what this large insect is. Can anyone help?

Thanks,

Loren and Babs Padelford
Bellevue, NE

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Wasp? - Cimbex americanus Wasp? - Cimbex americanus Wasp? - Cimbex americanus

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Cimbicidae
Correct for the elm sawfly, Cimbex americana Leach, a male.

sawfly
maybe the Elm Sawfly?

wait for experts. Cool find!

 
Elm Sawfly
Molly,

I think you nailed it. Thanks for your quick reply! Hope to see you in Iowa at the BugGuide meeting this summer.

Loren and Babs Padelford
Bellevue, NE

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