Medium
Photo © barbarab, all rights reserved
Fort Ord, California (Google, OSM)
36.6457655092, -121.7611312866
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Description

This small insect has the long antennae and twitchy behavior of a wasp in the family Pompilidae.

Mar. 27, 2011 20:36:24 -1000
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Spider Wasps - Photo (c) Kevin Walsh, some rights reserved (CC BY)
barbarab's ID: Spider Wasps (Family Pompilidae)
Posted by barbarab about 3 years ago (Flag)
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Posted by screws about 1 year ago (Flag)
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I'm thinking it's probably a braconid or ichneumonid if it was very small, but I can't see the wing venation.

Posted by screws about 1 year ago (Flag)
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Ichneumon Wasps - Photo (c) Jenn Forman Orth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
villu's ID: Ichneumon Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Posted by villu 3 months ago (Flag)
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Identification Summary

Spider Wasps - Photo (c) Kevin Walsh, some rights reserved (CC BY)
barbarab's ID: Spider Wasps (Family Pompilidae)
Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies - Photo (c) RobMan170, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
Community ID: Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies (Order Hymenoptera)
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Ichneumon Wasps - Photo (c) Jenn Forman Orth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
villu's ID: Ichneumon Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
barbarab would like some help identifying this

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