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Ant-heap White (Dixeia pigea)

Observer

alandmanson

Date

February 21, 2021 11:07 AM CET
Ant-heap White - Photo (c) Wynand Uys, some rights reserved (CC BY)
simonvannoort's ID: Ant-heap White (Dixeia pigea)
Added on January 19, 2022
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alandmanson

Date

January 14, 2022 08:56 AM CET

Description

Ovipositing into caterpillar on Afrocanthium mundianum.

Minanga - Photo (c) Alan Manson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
simonvannoort's ID: Genus Minanga, a member of Braconid Wasps (Family Braconidae)
Added on January 18, 2022
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mariedelport

Date

December 19, 2021 08:11 PM SAST
Syzeuctus - Photo (c) Valter Jacinto, all rights reserved
simonvannoort's ID: Genus Syzeuctus, a member of Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on December 30, 2021
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Fairy Wasps (Family Mymaridae)

Observer

alandmanson

Date

December 12, 2021 10:44 AM CET

Description

Small (1.2 mm) wasp visiting flowers of Searsia sp.

Fairy Wasps - Photo (c) bleu.geo, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
simonvannoort's ID: Fairy Wasps (Family Mymaridae)
Added on December 15, 2021
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alandmanson

Date

December 12, 2021 12:01 PM CET

Description

A tiny (1.1 mm) gall-forming wasp found on an unfurling Erythrina lysistemon leaf.

Quadrastichus gallicola - Photo (c) Alan Manson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
simonvannoort's ID: Quadrastichus gallicola, a member of Chalcidoid Wasps (Superfamily Chalcidoidea)
Added on December 13, 2021
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mariedelport

Date

November 6, 2021 06:26 PM SAST
Epirhyssa - Photo (c) lhurteau, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
simonvannoort's ID: Genus Epirhyssa, a member of Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on November 12, 2021
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serowe_museum

Date

August 30, 2021

Description

Under loquat tree leaf in Khama III Memorial Museum grounds in Serowe. Botswana

Eurytominae - Photo (c) Kimberlie Sasan, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
simonvannoort's ID: Subfamily Eurytominae, a member of Chalcidoid Wasps (Superfamily Chalcidoidea)
Added on September 01, 2021
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serowe_museum

Date

August 30, 2021

Description

Nest on outside of a window of an office. Khama III Memorial Museum grounds in Serowe. Botswana

Polistes africanus - Photo (c) Muhammad Mahdi Karim, some rights reserved (GFDL)
simonvannoort's ID: Polistes africanus, a member of Dominula-group Paper Wasps (Subgenus Polistes)
Added on September 01, 2021
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What

Common Wild Fig (Ficus burkei)

Observer

alandmanson

Date

April 5, 2020 12:13 PM CET
Common Wild Fig - Photo (c) Alan Manson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
simonvannoort's ID: Common Wild Fig (Ficus burkei)
Added on August 02, 2021
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Common Wild Fig (Ficus burkei)

Observer

alandmanson

Date

July 21, 2021 09:22 AM CET

Description

Fig with stem and root galls; now "flowering". The same tree as https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/41603666

Common Wild Fig - Photo (c) Alan Manson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
simonvannoort's ID: Common Wild Fig (Ficus burkei)
Added on August 02, 2021
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Pincer Wasps (Family Dryinidae)

Observer

alandmanson

Date

January 17, 2021 12:05 PM CET
Pincer Wasps - Photo (c) stho002, all rights reserved, uploaded by Stephen Thorpe
simonvannoort's ID: Pincer Wasps (Family Dryinidae)
Added on August 02, 2021
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Observer

alandmanson

Date

January 17, 2021 12:02 PM CET
Eulophidae - Photo (c) portioid, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
simonvannoort's ID: Family Eulophidae, a member of Chalcidoid Wasps (Superfamily Chalcidoidea)
Added on August 02, 2021
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What

Typical Sawflies (Superfamily Tenthredinoidea)

Observer

jacob_dirsuwei

Date

July 8, 2021 04:39 PM SAST

Description

Feeding on Clematis brachiata

Typical Sawflies - Photo (c) Kostas Zontanos, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
simonvannoort's ID: Typical Sawflies (Superfamily Tenthredinoidea)
Added on July 10, 2021
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Observer

mkriek

Date

June 3, 2021
Myzininae - Photo (c) Ali and Brice, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
simonvannoort's ID: Subfamily Myzininae, a member of Thynnid Flower Wasps (Family Thynnidae)
Added on July 07, 2021
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stevewoodhall

Date

May 23, 2021 10:55 AM SAST
Cathimeris lachesis - Photo (c) stevewoodhall, all rights reserved
simonvannoort's ID: Cathimeris lachesis, a member of Scoliid Wasps (Family Scoliidae)
Added on June 30, 2021
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Old and New World Tarantula-hawk Wasps (Genus Hemipepsis)

Observer

stevewoodhall

Date

June 26, 2021 12:10 PM SAST
Old and New World Tarantula-hawk Wasps - Photo (c) Juan Carlos Garcia Morales, all rights reserved
simonvannoort's ID: Old and New World Tarantula-hawk Wasps (Genus Hemipepsis)
Added on June 28, 2021
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stevewoodhall

Date

June 27, 2021 11:00 AM SAST
Chrysis - Photo (c) gernotkunz, all rights reserved
simonvannoort's ID: Genus Chrysis, a member of Cuckoo Wasps (Family Chrysididae)
Added on June 28, 2021
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botswanabugs

Date

June 27, 2021

Description

attracted to light

Anomaloninae - Photo (c) Bill Keim, some rights reserved (CC BY)
simonvannoort's ID: Subfamily Anomaloninae, a member of Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on June 28, 2021
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Date

April 30, 2021 07:53 PM SAST
Enicospilus - Photo (c) Royal Tyler, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
simonvannoort's ID: Genus Enicospilus, a member of Short-tailed Ichneumonid Wasps (Subfamily Ophioninae)
Added on June 17, 2021
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gareth_preiss

Date

February 28, 2019 07:00 AM HST
Enicospilus cubitalis - Photo (c) Ricky Taylor, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
simonvannoort's ID: Enicospilus cubitalis, a member of Short-tailed Ichneumonid Wasps (Subfamily Ophioninae)
Added on June 17, 2021
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Umbrella Paper Wasps (Genus Polistes)

Observer

alandmanson

Date

March 30, 2021 12:56 PM CET
Umbrella Paper Wasps - Photo (c) Didier, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
simonvannoort's ID: Umbrella Paper Wasps (Genus Polistes)
Added on June 07, 2021
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alandmanson

Date

March 30, 2021 05:28 PM CET
Braconinae - Photo (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY)
simonvannoort's ID: Subfamily Braconinae, a member of Braconid Wasps (Family Braconidae)
Added on June 07, 2021
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Umbrella Paper Wasps (Genus Polistes)

Observer

alandmanson

Date

March 30, 2021 12:32 PM CET
Umbrella Paper Wasps - Photo (c) Didier, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
simonvannoort's ID: Umbrella Paper Wasps (Genus Polistes)
Added on June 07, 2021
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alandmanson

Date

April 30, 2021 03:16 PM CET

Description

Collecting resin from a Gardenia tree

Polemistus braunsii - Photo (c) Alan Manson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
simonvannoort's ID: Polemistus braunsii, a member of Aphid Wasps (Subfamily Pemphredoninae)
Added on May 26, 2021
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Sycamore Fig (Ficus sycomorus)

Observer

alandmanson

Date

May 1, 2021 01:31 PM CET
Broom Sycamore Fig - Photo (c) magdastlucia, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
simonvannoort's ID: Broom Sycamore Fig (Ficus sycomorus ssp. sycomorus)
Added on May 25, 2021
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alandmanson

Date

April 30, 2021 03:35 PM CET
Eukoebelea sycomori - Photo (c) Alan Manson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
simonvannoort's ID: Eukoebelea sycomori, a member of Fig Wasps (Family Agaonidae)
Added on May 25, 2021
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Pimpla meridionalis - Photo (c) Alan Manson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
simonvannoort's ID: Pimpla meridionalis, a member of Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on May 25, 2021
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alandmanson

Date

April 28, 2021 11:27 AM CET
Osprynchotus - Photo (c) Marion Maclean, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
simonvannoort's ID: Genus Osprynchotus, a member of Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on May 10, 2021
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Large-leaved Rock Fig (Ficus abutilifolia)

Observer

alandmanson

Date

April 28, 2021 12:09 PM CET
Large-leaved Rock Fig - Photo (c) Bernard DUPONT, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
simonvannoort's ID: Large-leaved Rock Fig (Ficus abutilifolia)
Added on May 10, 2021
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alandmanson

Date

April 28, 2021 12:11 PM CET
Elisabethiella comptoni - Photo (c) Alan Manson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
simonvannoort's ID: Elisabethiella comptoni, a member of Fig Wasps (Family Agaonidae)
Added on May 10, 2021
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