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Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 BugGuide Gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

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Apoid Wasps (Apoidea)- traditional Sphecidae

Ampulicid? - Ampulex canaliculata wasp - Ampulex canaliculata Ant? - Ampulex ferruginea Ant? - Ampulex ferruginea Hymenoptera - Ampulex canaliculata Hymenoptera - Ampulex canaliculata Small black wasp with spindle-shaped anterior part of thorax - Ampulex canaliculata Unknown Hymenopteran - Ampulex

5001051 - Lyroda subita sand wasp - Bembix americana Mole Cricket Hunter wasp - Larra bicolor - Larra bicolor Wasp - Cerceris Beewolf Wasp - Philanthus Cerceris sextoides? - Cerceris sextoides - male Wasp [=Cerceris? astarte?? or atramontensis??] ID Request - Cerceris Wasp with yellow abdomen band. - Philanthus gibbosus

need id - Podalonia wasp - Ammophila Black and Yellow Mud Dauber- I do believe! - Sceliphron caementarium Large gold-trimmed wasp - Sphex habenus - female What wasp please - Sphex pensylvanicus Black Wasp - Eremnophila aureonotata Wasp sp. Maybe a Pristaulacus? - Ammophila Very big pretty wasp-waisted wasp - Sphex pensylvanicus