Subject: Creepy bug
Location: New Jersey Pine Barrens
July 16, 2017 4:12 pm
I found this bug in the shower stalls at my camp and it didn’t bother me, but I have not been able to identify it and would really like to know what it is. I found it in the summer in the New Jersey Pine Barrens.
Signature: Cate


Dear Cate,
We believe we have correctly identified your parasitoid Ichneumon as
Xorides stigmapterus thanks to this BugGuide image.  According to BugGuide of the genus:  “hosts: wood-boring beetles, especially Buprestidae and Cerambycidae.”

Location: Pine Barrens, New Jersey

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