An Unidentified Insect

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I’m not sure of the identity of this insect that landed on the red honeysuckle.

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If I had to make a guess, I’d say, “crane fly.”

After yesterday’s storms, I wasn’t expecting to see many insects.

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6 responses to this post.

  1. I was thinking some type of wasp till I saw the antenna.

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  2. Posted by Sara on May 1, 2015 at 3:10 pm

    It’s an ichneumon wasp.

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  3. I always think wasp when I see such a narrow waist, but I don’t really know.

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