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Pteromalid wasp?

Pteromalid wasp?
Clifton, Passaic County, New Jersey, USA
August 17, 2014
very tiny. on dead fig branch riddled with beetle holes. odd wing posture, it's almost 90° up. abdomen is purplish in color (i have a blurry photo if interested).

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Pteromalid wasp? Pteromalid wasp?

Moved
Moved from Pteromalid Wasps.

Entiinae
Entiinae

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Right…
May have been after the beetle larvae or pupae there. Interestingly, I notice a similar-looking pteromalid caught here.

See reference here.