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Wasp? - Atomacera decepta - male

Wasp? - Atomacera decepta - Male
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
June 4, 2014
It was on the leaves of a bachelor's button (Centaurea montana).


Atomacera decepta is correct. Its a male.

Moved from Hibiscus Sawfly.


It's your call, but...
...I strongly suggest moving this back until Dr. Smith has confirmed or corrected the ID. There may be look-alikes we aren't aware of.

Very well
I'll do that.

Moved from ID Request.

Sawfly--maybe something close to this one:

I think it's exactly that one. I'm going to go ahead and move this to species level. Looks like a first for Canada in the Guide.

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