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Subfamily Sphaeropthalminae

velvet ant - Dasymutilla Mutillidae - Dasymutilla nigripes - male mutillid 3 - Lomachaeta Fast running beetle - Dasymutilla occidentalis Hairy Velvet Ant Punctated Surfaces - Dasymutilla arenivaga - male Velvet Ant - Dasymutilla - female Mutillidae - Dasymutilla scaevola - female Wasp? - Dasymutilla occidentalis

pseudomethoca sanbornii aeetis - Pseudomethoca sanbornii - male pseudomethoca paludata - Pseudomethoca paludata - female Velvet Ant - Pseudomethoca simillima - female Pseudomethoca simillima - female Mutilid - Pseudomethoca frigida? - Pseudomethoca simillima - female Pseudomethoca toumeyi - Pseudomethoca - female Maybe Pseudomethoca simillima? - Pseudomethoca simillima - female Mutillid - Pseudomethoca frigida - female

sphaeropthalma luiseno - Sphaeropthalma luiseno - male which mutilid - female Sphaeropathalama? 4 Small reddish slightly fuzzy wasp wasp? - Sphaeropthalma edwardsii mutillid - female Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica - male - female Red Wasp I Don't Recognize - male