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Photo#224815
Which large spider wasp? - Palmodes - female

Which large spider wasp? - Palmodes - Female
James Dilley Greenbelt Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, California, USA
September 12, 2008

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Which large spider wasp? - Palmodes - female Which large spider wasp? - Palmodes - female Which large spider wasp? - Palmodes - female Which large spider wasp? - Palmodes - female

Not spider wasp.
Either Prionyx or Palmodes in the Sphecidae.

 
Ah ha!
Will check 'em out.

(Written later) As it turns out, I'd shot both. This is Palmodes.