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Unknown Wasp 5024 - Triscolia ardens - female

Unknown Wasp 5024 - Triscolia ardens - Female
Approx. 10 miles NE of Roswell., Chaves County, New Mexico, USA
August 22, 2017
Wasp was working the flowers on Creosote Bushes (Larrea tridentata) along side of highway in desert environment.

Would appreciate an ID, please.
TIA
Cliff - - -

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Female - Scoliid Wasp
6 abdominal segments = ♀
This might be a female Triscolia ardens. (south-western) OK, I just went out and looked at a few Creosote bushes, but none have any flowers right now. From what I know, if it's bigger than this flower, it's too big for the genus Scolia. (BL > 20mm)

 
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Thank you for the ID.

Cliff - - -

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