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PostSubject: Flying insect id   1/5/2017, 12:48 am


Can someone id this I only need a broad id not species or even genus found it in my pool.
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PostSubject: Re: Flying insect id   1/5/2017, 9:37 am

I have to wonder if it is a cockroach wasp? ( ampulex canaliculata )
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PostSubject: Re: Flying insect id   1/5/2017, 10:37 am

no it isn't a wasp I think its closely related to termites has the same mouth parts
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PostSubject: Re: Flying insect id   1/5/2017, 11:09 am

oh yeah, your in california right? I have to learn to pay attention to locations. Rolling Eyes Hmmm... is it Reticulitermes flavipes. The wing color throws me off some.
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