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Family Sphecidae - Thread-waisted Wasps

 
 
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The digger wasps of North America and the West Indies belonging to the subfamily Chlorioninae
By H. T. Fernald
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, Vol. 31, Issue 1487, pp. 291-423, 1906
Dated taxonomy, but useful for species descriptions and illustrations.

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Palmodes praestans and its prey (Ortho.)
By A. N. Caudell
Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, Vol. 21, No. 2, p. 40, 1919

Reuse of old Trypoxylon politum nest by Chalybion californicum (Hymenoptera : Sphecidae) in New York, USA
By F.E.Kurczewski
Entomological News 114(5):241-245, 2003

Nocturnal clustering of the solitary wasp, Chalybion californicum (Saussure) (Hymenoptera: Sphecidae)
By T.R.Prentice, G.P.Walker
The Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 1991
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A Review of the genus Palmodes in North America
By R. M. Bohart and A. S. Menke
Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, Vol. 63, pp. 179-191, 1961

The Ammophila wasps of North and Central America (Hymenoptera: Sphecidae)
By Arnold S. Menke
Ammophila Research Institute: Bisbee, Arizona, 2020

Podalonia (Hymenoptera: Sphecidae) of North and Central America
By William Donald Murray
Entomologica Americana, vol. 20, no. 1-2: pp. 1-84, 1940

A reclassification of the Sphecinae with a revision of the Nearctic species of the tribes Sceliphronini and Sphecini
By Bohart RM and Menke AS
University of California Publications in Entomology 30:91-182, 1963

 
 
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