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Unknown Hymenopteran - Cimbex americanus

Unknown Hymenopteran - Cimbex americanus
Quispamsis, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada
July 8, 2019
Size: ~25 mm
I came across this large wasp specimen in the morning perched on a wooden workhorse that was in the shade. It was lethargic and, I expect, still cool from the night before. I only had my cell phone with me and took a few images with this one being the best. At first glance I thought that it might be a Syrphid fly but the antennae are too long.

Any help in identifying this interesting specimen would be greatly appreciated.

Moved from ID Request.

Cimbex americana
Thank you for identifying my photo. Your help is greatly appreciated.


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