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Brown Legs Black Ichneumon Wasp - Eleebichneumon pittata 


This page contains pictures and information about Brown Legs Black Ichneumon Wasps that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.

Body length  15mm                                                 
This is a black wasp with orange-brown legs. The antennae are black white band. There are the orange brown abdomen segment and black abdomen with white edges. The scutellum is white in colour. 
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Please check the Ichneumon Wasps page for more general information above this wasp.

1. Northern Territory Insects, A Comprehensive Guide CD - Graham Brown, 2009.
2. An introduction to the Ichneumonidae of Australia - Gauld, I.D. 1984, British Museum, p214.

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Last updated: August 15, 2012.