Chalcicid Wasp

Subject:  Yellow winged tiny wasp like insects Geographic location of the bug:  California Date: 08/31/2018 Time: 01:34 PM EDT Your letter to the bugman:  I found this on my car and i never seen this before i tried looking it up on internet but no pics or anything wondering if you can help please im … Read more

Chalcidid Wasps

Subject: Identify Location: Memphis TN July 24, 2017 8:57 pm These were in my friends house and we don’t know what they are. Ranged in size from an ant to a large housefly. Signature: Kim Hicks Dear Kim, These look like parasitoid Chalcid Wasps to us, but upon researching that possibility, we learned on BugGuide … Read more

Braconid Wasp: Atanycoius longicauda

Subject: assassin? wasp? Location: Bethesda, MD July 13, 2017 7:22 am Found this on my potted hosta in Bethesda Maryland, July 2017. I took the photos myself. I’m downloading a couple of images, but the edited images at this link to my blog are much better: Signature: Margaret Soltan Dear Margaret, This beautiful creature … Read more