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Wasp for ID - Brachycistis - male

Wasp for ID - Brachycistis - Male
Oro Valley, Pima County, Arizona, USA
July 26, 2017
Came to blacklights. Thanks in advance.

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Male - Tiphiid Wasp
11 flagellomeres = ♂
He does not have a felt line on the second abdominal segment, which rules out all of the Velvet Ants. The first abdominal segment is too short and wide for them anyway and also for the Chyphotidae.
The wing veins are somewhat hard to see, but the marginal cell does not seem to extend very far from the sigma.
Brachycistis:

 
Thanks very much...
for the explanation. :)

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