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Unknown Wasp 2295 - Sphecius grandis

Unknown Wasp 2295 - Sphecius grandis
Near Bitter Lake NWR, Chaves County, New Mexico, USA
Sorry for the poor pic but I didn't get much of a chance of securing a better frame before it flew off.
This is one of the very largest wasps I have ever come across. It was in a dry, desert like area a little east of Roswell.

Would appreciate an ID, please.
TIA
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