Chalcid Wasp (Leucospis affinis floridana)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Chalcid Wasp (Leucospis affinis floridana)

New to my buggy life list. Parasitic on Megachilid bees.

Learn: On the Habits and Life-History of Leucospis affinis (Say): A parasite of Bees by S. Graenicher, appearing in the Bulletin of the Wisconsin Natural History Society, Volumes 3-4 (1905)

Shown on Florida Native Plant: PEPPERVINE (Ampelopsis arborea)

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