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Genus Timulla

Male velvet ant from brackish wetland - Timulla compressicornis - male Timulla vagans - female Black bee? With red tail and furry rings - Timulla vagans - male Mutillidae? - Timulla vagans Velvet Ant  Timulla? - Timulla dubitata - male mutillid 2 - Timulla suspensa wasp - Timulla vagans Timulla ocellaria? - Timulla ocellaria - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Pompiloidea (Spider Wasps, Velvet Ants and allies)
Family Mutillidae (Velvet Ants)
Subfamily Mutillinae
Genus Timulla
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in(1)
Explanation of Names
Timulla Ashmead 1899
Numbers
30 spp. in our area(2)
Identification
Characteristics of females:(2)
eyes strongly ovate
mesosoma long, rectangular, typically narrowed in middle
tergite II generally maculated with two spots or lines of pale setae
See the key in (2) for details
Remarks
The only member of the tribe Trogaspidiini within our range.