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Genus Eucerceris

Unknown Wasp - Eucerceris flavocincta Crabronidae - Eucerceris Dilley Wasps & Bees for IDs #5 - Eucerceris provancheri Eumeninae maybe Black and white wasp - Eucerceris Eumeninae maybe More white than black colors - Eucerceris Eumeninae? white face - Eucerceris Unknown 4236 & - Eucerceris Wasp? on sunflower - Eucerceris
Classification
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)
No Taxon (Apoid Wasps (Apoidea)- traditional Sphecidae)
Family Crabronidae
Subfamily Philanthinae
Tribe Cercerini
Genus Eucerceris
Numbers
23 spp. in our area (all in the US, 4 reach Canada), 37 total(1)
Identification
outer veinlet of third submarginal cell meeting marginal cell well beyond its outer third; terga with median or submedian transverse depressions (unlike in Cerceris)(2)
Range
NA (Canada to Costa Rica), most diverse in sw. US and Mexico(1)
Food
Prey: adult Curculionidae(2)
Remarks
Burrows made in ground(2)