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Family Pompilidae - Spider Wasps

Black and red wasp - Notocyphus dorsalis Hymenoptera-Vespoidea - Notocyphus dorsalis The male - Notocyphus dorsalis - male Notocyphus dorsalis Notocyphus dorsalis Notocyphus dorsalis Notocyphus dorsalis arizonicus, female - Notocyphus dorsalis - female Notocyphus dorsalis arizonicus, larva - Notocyphus dorsalis - female

Spider Wasp? - Ceropales Spider Wasp? - Ceropales elegans Is this Ceropales maculata (or close to it?) - Ceropales maculata Spider Wasp Ceropales maculata Male - Ceropales maculata - male Possible Ceropales bipunctata - Ceropales bipunctata wasp - Ceropales - female Hymenoptera - Ceropales maculata - male Ceropales - Ceropales maculata

Tarantula Hawk - Pepsis _____? - Pepsis - female small wasp on kitchen counter - Auplopus mellipes Pepsis? - Pepsis grossa - male Spider Wasp for ID - Auplopus mellipes - female Caliadurgus fasciatellus with Marbled Orbweaver? - Caliadurgus fasciatellus - female Spider wasp?   - Priocnemis minorata - male Spider wasp - Priocnemis nigripes black spider wasp with red legs - Caliadurgus fasciatellus

Red Wasp w blue wings - Tachypompilus ferrugineus small black wasp The Six Wasp Special - #1 of 6 - Psorthaspis planata - female Tachypompilius ferrugineus ferrugineus? - Tachypompilus ferrugineus spider wasp Anoplius? - Anoplius - female wasp - Anoplius Large Wasp dragging a fishing spider? - Tachypompilus ferrugineus Tachypompilus ferrugineus? - Tachypompilus ferrugineus