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Tribe Sceliphrini

Large Black Wasp - Chalybion californicum Very long, yellow and black thread waisted wasp - Sceliphron caementarium Black and Yellow Mud Dauber? - Sceliphron caementarium Wasp - Chalybion californicum wasp - Sceliphron caementarium w - Sceliphron caementarium - female Sexing a Blue Mud Wasp (Mandibles) - Chalybion californicum - male black and yellow mud dauber - Sceliphron caementarium
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
Tribe Sceliphrini
Numbers
2 genera in the tribe, with 4 spp. in our area(1) and 80 spp. worldwide(2)
Range
worldwide(2) (except Australasia?)