Ichneumon Wasp

This is an Ichneumon Wasp, a very large cousin in the wasp family. The good news is that it doesn’t sting. The bad news is that its long “tail” is an ovipositor. To lay those eggs in your stomach…



Actually it will only do that if you’re a boring worm. And by that I mean a worm that bores through wood, not an ornery old librarian.