Red Braconid Wasp
Female, dorsal
Orange Braconid Wasp
Female, dorsal
Red Braconid Wasp (Braconidae sp ES01)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Ant Bee Wasps (Hymenoptera)
Family: Parasitic Wasp (Wasp: Braconidae)
Species: Red Braconid Wasp (Braconidae sp ES01)
This Photo:     Female, ventral

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
Long ovipositor. There is a Longhorn Beetle (Hesthesis sp) that resembles this wasp.

Similar Species: Braconid Mimic Longhorn (Proagapete sp)

Copyright © 2015-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 25-Oct-2015
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.