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 Blue horntail woodwasp (Sirex cyaneus)

Blue horntail woodwasp | Sirex cyaneus photo
Female Blue Horntail (Sirex cyaneus) on Lodgepole Pine (Pinus contorta var. latifolia)
Photograph by Whitney Cranshaw, Colorado State University, Bugwood.org. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)




Blue horntail woodwasp | Sirex cyaneus photo
Blue horntail woodwasp (Sirex cyaneus) female cleaning antennae
Photograph by Whitney Cranshaw, Colorado State University, Bugwood.org. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)





BLUE HORNTAIL WOODWASP FACTS
Classification
Class:Insecta
Order:Hymenoptera
Family:Siricidae
Genus:Sirex
Species:cyaneus
Common Name:Blue horntail woodwasp


Relatives in same Genus
  Siricid woodwasp (S. juvencus)
  Woodwasp (S. nigricornis)
  Sirex woodwasp (S. noctilio)





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