Friday, 14 July 2017

Ichneumon wasp, Diphyus quadripunctorius.

Diphyus quadripunctorius female 10th Jult 2017DSCF7702

Only 8 records reliably known for UK and most are from Nottinghamshire. It is a new record for Staffordshire. It was seen on 10th July and its id verified by Gavin Broad of the Natural History Museum.