This little wasp, and others like it, are hanging out on my
leaves. They're very small, and very skittish, but I've snuck up on a
few. So did this flower spider
There's the Misumena spider eating the Ichneumon wasp next to my thumb so you can see how
very small they both are. I suspect that the wasps are lurking on the
Cassia because it has
The little Ichneumon wasp ducked under the Cassia leaves while I was
trying to take pictures of it.
The female wasps, like the one above, are easy to distinguish when you
look at the ovipositor on their rear end. Hers is in front of the edge
of the leaf, so it's a bit hard to see. Here's another view of a female:
The females to the left and right look a bit more menacing than the male
below, don't they?