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Taxonomy
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Genus Tachysphex

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 Crabroninae - Square-headed Wasps
Tribe Larrini
Subtribe Gastrosericina
Genus Tachysphex

Species pompiliformis - Tachysphex pompiliformis
No Taxon terminatus group
Species similis - Tachysphex similis