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Species Isodontia mexicana

Isodontia mexicana? - Isodontia mexicana Grass-carrying Wasp - Isodontia mexicana - male Isodontia Wasp? - Isodontia mexicana - male WASP ROTATED #1 - Isodontia mexicana WASP ROTATED #2 - Isodontia mexicana Wasp - Isodontia mexicana Isodontia? - Isodontia mexicana grass-carrying wasp - Isodontia mexicana - female
Classification
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 Sphecidae (Thread-waisted Wasps)
Subfamily Sphecinae
Tribe Sphecini
Genus Isodontia (Grass-carrying Wasps)
Species mexicana (Isodontia mexicana)
Size
Female: 17mm. Male: 16 mm.
Season
May-October (North Carolina)
See Also
Print References
Brimley, p. 444 (1), lists (as Chlorion harrisi, apparently, see Calif. Academy Sciences) for Piedmont and mountains of North Carolina, May-October
Internet References
I. mexicana fact sheet. Penn State U.
Works Cited
1.Insects of North Carolina
C.S. Brimley. 1938. North Carolina Department of Agriculture.