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Genus Cerceris

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 Crabronidae
Subfamily Philanthinae
Tribe Cercerini
Genus Cerceris

Species acanthophila - Cerceris acanthophila
Species arelate - Cerceris arelate
Species atramontensis - Cerceris atramontensis
Species bicornuta - Cerceris bicornuta
Species blakei - Cerceris blakei
Species californica - Cerceris californica
Species clypeata - Cerceris clypeata
Species compacta - Cerceris compacta
Species conifrons - Cerceris conifrons
Species convergens - Cerceris convergens
Species crucis - Cerceris crucis
Species deserta - Cerceris deserta
Species dilatata - Cerceris dilatata
Species finitima - Cerceris finitima
Species flavofasciata - Cerceris flavofasciata
Species frontata - Cerceris frontata
Species fumipennis - Smoky-winged Beetle-bandit
Species gnarina - Cerceris gnarina
Species halone - Cerceris halone
Species insolita - Cerceris insolita
Species intricata - Cerceris intricata
Species kennicottii - Cerceris kennicottii
Species nigrescens - Cerceris nigrescens
Species rufopicta - Cerceris rufopicta
Species sextoides - Cerceris sextoides
Species tolteca - Cerceris tolteca
Species truncata - Cerceris truncata
No Taxon Group I sensu Scullen