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Unidentified at suppressed - 23 Jan 2021
Unidentified at suppressed - 23 Jan 2021
Unidentified at suppressed - 23 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Tiphiidae sp. (family) 23 Jan 2021 CathB

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Author's notes

I only noticed the biting midge feeding on this wasp after I looked at my photos later. The midge is shown in sighting 4368456

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Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 23 Jan 2021 07:39 AM Recorded on
  • CathB Recorded by

Additional information

  • Cassinia quinquefaria Associated plant
  • Biting midge Associated Insect
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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