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Turneromyia sp. (genus)

2 Zebra spider wasp at Melrose

Turneromyia sp. (genus) at Melrose - 18 Feb 2016
Turneromyia sp. (genus) at Melrose - 18 Feb 2016
Turneromyia sp. (genus) at Melrose - 18 Feb 2016
Turneromyia sp. (genus) at Melrose - 18 Feb 2016
Turneromyia sp. (genus) at Melrose - 18 Feb 2016
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Identification history

Turneromyia sp. (genus) 8 Dec 2016 KimPullen
Turneromyia sp. (genus) 6 Dec 2016 David
Unidentified 6 Dec 2016 michaelb

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Author's notes

With paralized Huntsman spider; size - 20-25mm; Old Tuggeranong TSR.

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michaelb wrote:
   21 Nov 2020
I watched as the wasp was slowly dragging the limp & helpless huntsman spider to a nearby burrow. It would occasionally leave the spider & go to the burrow, then return to the spider.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 18 Feb 2016 05:58 AM Recorded on
  • michaelb Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
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