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Subject: Theiron morio
Location: USA, Tarpon Springs, FL
January 8, 2014 1:56 pm
Greetings.
This seems to match a photo of Therion morio.
Thoughts?
many thanks
Signature: James

Ichneumon:  Therion morio

Ichneumon: Therion morio

Hi James,
You are correct.  This magnificent Ichneumon is
Therion morio.  According to BugGuide, the female parasitizes moth caterpillars, including the Fall Webworm.

Ichenumon:  Therion morio

Ichenumon: Therion morio

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Tarpon Springs, Florida

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