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5014417 Spechid - Bicyrtes quadrifasciatus - female

5014417 Spechid - Bicyrtes quadrifasciatus - Female
Panther Creek SP, Illinois, USA
August 29, 2005
Size: ~1 1/4"
This had a hole nest in a large pile of dumped sand. There were about 5 other types that were also nesting here.

Moved from Bicyrtes.

Thanks. coincidence exactly
Thanks. coincidence exactly 9 years after Eric suggested.

This is a sphecid wasp in the genus Bicyrtes, perhaps B. quadrifasciata? I haven't got 'em straight yet. They hunt stink bugs:-)

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