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Species Nysson plagiatus

Sphecid wasp - Nysson plagiatus - male Synnevrus plagiatus - Nysson plagiatus Which Wasp? - Nysson plagiatus wasp - Nysson plagiatus wasp - Nysson plagiatus wasp - Nysson plagiatus - female Katydid wasp nest parasite - Nysson plagiatus Nysson plagiatus - 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)
No Taxon (Apoid Wasps (Apoidea)- traditional Sphecidae)
Family Crabronidae
Subfamily Bembicinae
Tribe Nyssonini
Genus Nysson
No Taxon ("Synnevrus")
Species plagiatus (Nysson plagiatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nysson plagiatus Cresson, 1882
Synnevrus plagiatus (Cresson, 1882)
Eastern US (1)
Krombein et al. (1) cite Sphex ichneumoneus as a questionable host record. BugGuide contributors have observed Nysson plagiatus entering burrows of S. ichneumoneus (2) (great golden digger wasp (3)) and S. nudus (4) (katydid wasp (5)).
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Hymenoptera in America North of Mexico
Karl V. Krombein, Paul D. Hurd, Jr., David R. Smith, and B. D. Burks. 1979. Smithsonian Institution Press.
2.Nysson plagiatus
3.Great Golden Digger Wasp
4.Katydid wasp nest parasite
5.Katydid Wasp