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Species Crioscolia alcione

Some Kind of Wasp? - Crioscolia alcione Crioscolia alcione - male California Buckwheat Pollinator - Crioscolia alcione Crioscolia alcione?? - Crioscolia alcione Scoliid wasp? - Crioscolia alcione - female Another from the  south end of White Mountains - Crioscolia alcione - male Gold bee with yellow patches Xylocopa? - Crioscolia alcione - female Scollidae - Crioscolia alcione - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Scolioidea
Family Scoliidae (Scoliid Wasps)
Subfamily Campsomerinae
Genus Crioscolia
Species alcione (Crioscolia alcione)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Trielis alcione Banks 1917, Campsoscolia alcione (Banks)
Explanation of Names
Crioscolia alcione (Banks 1917)

w. US (WA-CA to CO-NM)(1)(2)
Works Cited
1.The Scoliidae of California
Hurd P.D. 1952. Bull. Calif. Insect Survey 1(6): 141-152.
2.Scoliid Wasps of the Southwestern United States
MacKay W.P. 1987. Southwestern Naturalist 32(3): 357-362.