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Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps

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Large Carpenter Bee - Xylocopa virginica - female Cuckoo bee - Triepeolus lunatus Another bee - Halictus ligatus - female Green  ? whatever - Agapostemon - male Give A Wave - Bombus ternarius - male Leafcutter? - Megachile perihirta - male Apis mellifera? - Apis mellifera - female Andrena - Andrena wilkella - male Plasterer Bee - Colletes simulans - female Green-eyed (Melittid) bee - Hesperapis

Katydid Wasp - Sphex nudus Crabronina - ? - Ectemnius spider wasp? - Chalybion californicum Ectemnius sp? Male, Sphecidae - Chalybion zimmermanni - male Very large wasp on clethra - Sphecius speciosus - female Philanthus species - Philanthus Crabronid wasp - Philanthus - male

HUGE stinger! Bee or wasp? - Chrysis angolensis - female Cuckoo Wasp? - Chrysis Chrysidinae - Hedychrum - male Cuckoo Wasp - Chrysis angolensis young leaf hopper ? Square Headed Wasp - Parnopes - male wasp - Anteon nebulosum Perplexing wasp

Friend or Foe - Camponotus pennsylvanicus ant - Camponotus subbarbatus queen harvester? - Pogonomyrmex Dark Ant - Formica microphthalma - female Ants - Crematogaster Lasius vestitus? - Lasius pallitarsis 3 mm ant Male ant

Anoplius atrox - female Velvet ant - Sphaeropthalma - female bright red bug found in NJ forest - Dasymutilla occidentalis - female black wasp/fly with orange legs - Auplopus mellipes Stinging wasp like bug - Auplopus spider wasp  - Anoplius - female Tachypompilus ferrugineus? - Tachypompilus ferrugineus Sericopompilus?

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