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Photo#916330
ovipositing wasp - Tanyptera dorsalis - female

ovipositing wasp - Tanyptera dorsalis - Female
Aaron Run Road, Garrett County, Maryland, USA
May 12, 2012
Seems to be ovipositing in a rotten log.

Moved
Moved from Ctenophora.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

looks like a wood-boring crane fly to me

 
Sweet.
That's totally what it is, thanks! I thought it looked rather fly-like, and now I can see the vestigial wing nubs.

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