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 Tiphiid wasp (Tiphia vernalis)




Tiphiid wasp | Tiphia vernalis photo
Tiphiid wasp (Tiphia vernalis) emerging from cocoon; Lake County, Ohio, United States

Photograph by Mike Reding & Betsy Anderson, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Bugwood.org. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Tiphiid wasp | Tiphia vernalis photo
Tiphiid wasp (Tiphia vernalis) larva on host oriental beetle larva (Exomala orientalis); Lake County, Ohio, United States

Photograph by Mike Reding & Betsy Anderson, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Bugwood.org. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Tiphiid wasp | Tiphia vernalis photo
Tiphiid wasp (Tiphia vernalis) cocoons found in soil

Photograph by Mike Reding & Betsy Anderson, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Bugwood.org. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

TIPHIID WASP FACTS

Classification
Class:Insecta
Order:Hymenoptera
Family:Tiphiidae
Genus:Tiphia
Species:vernalis
Common Name:Tiphiid wasp