Ichneumon confusor

Description

Body length: 8 to 15 mm. The head and thorax are black, the front half of the abdomen is yellowy-orange.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

Hedgerows and meadows.

When to see it

May to August.

Life History

Adults visit various flowers for nectar.

UK Status

Status in Britain is difficult to determine due to lack of records.

VC55 Status

Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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Species profile

Species group:
Bees, Wasps, Ants
Kingdom:
Animalia
Order:
Hymenoptera
Family:
Ichneumonidae
Records on NatureSpot:
1
First record:
28/01/2018 (Cann, Alan)
Last record:
28/01/2018 (Cann, Alan)

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