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Photo#967035
Ichneumon Wasp? - Urocerus cressoni - female

Ichneumon Wasp? - Urocerus cressoni - Female
Minnetonka, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
July 26, 2014
Ovipositing in a red pine tree

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Ichneumon Wasp? - Urocerus cressoni - female Ichneumon Wasp? - Urocerus cressoni - female Ichneumon Wasp? - Urocerus cressoni - female

Siricidae
Urocerus cressoni is correct.

thanks for the excellent hi-res photos
i loaded the better version here so the next image 967697 can be now deleted

magnificent shot
higher-res version, by any chance?

 
yes
repost a higher res version or would you like one emailed to you?

 
please load the hi-res version here for the guide
it will be BG's best photo of this species
thanks in advance!

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

not an ichneumon, but a horntail
Might be U. cressoni. Nice find!