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Photo#525652
Ichneumonid reared from caterpillar

Ichneumonid reared from caterpillar
Slidell, Pearl River WMA, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA
March 26, 2011
Size: 9mm
Markings on the ruler are mm. Head capsule belongs to the host caterpillar. All that silk was spun by the host, but I had to tear it apart to expose the pupal case.

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Ichneumonid reared from caterpillar - male Ichneumonid reared from caterpillar - male Ichneumonid reared from caterpillar - male Ichneumonid reared from caterpillar - male Ichneumonid reared from caterpillar - male Ichneumonid reared from caterpillar Ichneumonid host's head capsule

Moved
Moved from Ichneumon Wasps.

Cocoon
That is the ichneumonid's cocoon.

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