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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

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Genus Anisepyris

Anisepyris williamsi - female Anisepyris williamsi - female Anisepyris occidentalis - female wasp? - Anisepyris - female Bethylidae Bee Genus Anisepyris - Anisepyris - female Bethylid - Anisepyris Bethylid close-up - Anisepyris Wasp for ID - Anisepyris - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Chrysidoidea (Cuckoo Wasps and Allies)
Family Bethylidae (Flat Wasps)
Subfamily Epyrinae
Genus Anisepyris
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
7 spp. of our fauna have been recently transferred here from Rhabdepyris[Cite:1026032,23]
Explanation of Names
Anisepyris Kieffer 1905
23 spp. in our area, ~120 total[Cite:1026032,23](1)
New World, mostly Neotropical[Cite:1026032,7]