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Species Prionyx foxi

Prionyx foxi - female Prionyx foxi - female Sphex sp.? - Prionyx foxi - female Sphex sp.? - Prionyx foxi - female Gold and Red Sphecid - Prionyx foxi Prionyx foxi? - Prionyx foxi - female
Classification
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)
No Taxon (Apoid Wasps (Apoidea)- traditional Sphecidae)
Family Sphecidae (Thread-waisted Wasps)
Subfamily Sphecinae
Tribe Prionychini
Genus Prionyx
Species foxi (Prionyx foxi)
Remarks
"The only entirely 'pale' species". Eric Eaton.