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Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

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Family Sphecidae - Thread-waisted Wasps

Ammophila sp. - Ammophila - female Ammophila? - Podalonia Please identify wasp - Ammophila nigricans Colonial Ammophila - Ammophila - female Thread-waisted Wasp, Ammophila (?) - Ammophila Podalonia - argentifrons? - Podalonia - female Wasp? - Ammophila procera Unidentified insect 0712202001 - Eremnophila aureonotata - male

sphex? - Chlorion aerarium blue mud dauber II. - Chlorion Large Metallic Blue Wasp - Chlorion aerarium Chlorion aerarium - female Sphecid?  Chlorion aerarium? - Chlorion Male, Sphecidae - Chlorion cyaneum - male Indigo Blue Wasp - Chlorion Chlorion? - Chlorion

Sceliphron caementarium Blue insect. - Chalybion californicum Black & yellow mud-duabers collecting mud - Sceliphron caementarium - female Ichneumon - Sceliphron caementarium Wasp 0032 &0034 - Sceliphron caementarium Blue Mud Wasp? - Chalybion californicum - male Sceliphron caementarium(?) - Sceliphron caementarium Wasp - Sceliphron curvatum - female

Wasp - Prionyx Black and Blue - Sphex pensylvanicus Black Wasp - Sphex pensylvanicus unknown wasp - Sphex pensylvanicus Prionyx parkeri - male Wasp - Sphex pensylvanicus North Carolina Sand Wasp - Isodontia - male Unknown Wasp - Sphex habenus