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Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (wing pattern) - Colocistis crassa - male

Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (wing pattern) - Colocistis crassa - Male
Tonopah Desert, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
May 24, 2015
Size: 16mm
Note, the wings of the males of this genus may be easily identified by: The second submarginal cell completely or almost completely underlying the first submarginal cell, the first transverse cubital vein (tCu1) arising at or before basal third of the first submarginal cell.

MC = Marginal cell, along the costal margin or the edge of the wing, after the stigma
SMC1 = Rectangular shaped cell, directly to the left of the stigma, in this image
SMC2 = Fighter-jet shaped cell
SMC3 = Pear shaped cell, below SMC2 in this image
tCu1 = Cross-vein between SMC1 and SMC2

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Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (ventral) - Colocistis crassa - male Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (ventral palpi) - Colocistis crassa - male Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (ventral mandibles) - Colocistis crassa - male Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (ventral abdomen) - Colocistis crassa - male Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (thorax) - Colocistis crassa - male Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (dorsal) - Colocistis crassa - male Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (dorsal wings) - Colocistis crassa - male Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (dorsal thorax) - Colocistis crassa - male Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (wing pattern) - Colocistis crassa - male Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (lateral head) - Colocistis crassa - male Tiphiid Wasp with Primary Submarginal Isolation (face) - Colocistis crassa - male

Moved
Moved from Colocistis.

Moved
Moved from Brachycistidinae.

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