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Photo#1133927
Thread-waisted Wasp Segmented (flagellomeres) - Prionyx - male

Thread-waisted Wasp Segmented (flagellomeres) - Prionyx - Male
Tonopah Desert, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
May 10, 2015
Size: 22mm
This image shows the difficulty in viewing the junction of the last few antennae segments or flagellomeres on these wasps.
This image also shows that this is definitely a male wasp.
Thanks goes out to Dr. Buck for the assistance!
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