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Unknown Wasp - Arge illuminata

Unknown Wasp - Arge illuminata
Grindstone Reservoir in Ruidoso, Lincoln County, New Mexico, USA
July 25, 2014
Plant is Asclepias subverticillata and seems to be very popular with inverts.
Would appreciate an ID on the wasp.
Cliff - - -

Moved from humeralis group.

Arge illuminata Smith. Some unusual species of Arge occur in the Southwest and Mexico. This certainly fits the color description of A. illuminata, which has been recorded only from Texas and Mexico.

cool thing; pale tibiae say, not coccinea --hope it's illuminata
Moved from Argid Sawflies.

Moved for expert attention
Moved from ID Request.

Family Argidae. I don't know species.

Thanks to your lead I think this may be Arge coccinea. Thank you for the help.

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