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Subfamily Sceliphrinae

Wasp Series - Sceliphron caementarium Blue Mud Dauber - Chalybion californicum - Chalybion californicum some kind of wasp? - Chalybion californicum Mud nest making wasp - Sceliphron caementarium Black and Yellow Mud Dauber? - Sceliphron caementarium Blue ant? - Chalybion californicum Mud dauber nest - Sceliphron caementarium Blue mud wasp - Chalybion californicum
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 Sphecidae (Thread-waisted Wasps)
Subfamily Sceliphrinae
Numbers
7 spp. in 3 genera in our area(1), 144 spp. in 6 genera worldwide(2)