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burrowing wasp - Sphex jamaicensis

burrowing wasp - Sphex jamaicensis
Sanibel Ding Darling, Lee County, Florida, USA
July 5, 2016
Size: ~24 mm
burrow to lower left. there were ~15 of these digging about 5" apart from each other. thanks!

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Sphex jamaicensis
This is a Florida-range special. (widespread in the Caribbean) Your's is probably a female.
Good Luck!