Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Sphecini

Great Golden Digger Wasp - Sphex ichneumoneus - male Sphex ichneumoneus? - Sphex ichneumoneus Isodontia? - Isodontia mexicana Orange and black wasp - Sphex ichneumoneus - male What wasp please - Sphex pensylvanicus Wasp - Sphex habenus Great Golden Digger Wasp - Sphex ichneumoneus Spider wasp  - Sphex pensylvanicus
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 (Apoidea (minus Anthophila) - Apoid Wasps)
Family Sphecidae (Thread-waisted Wasps)
Subfamily Sphecinae
Tribe Sphecini
2 genera in the tribe, with 18 spp. in our area(1) and ~180 spp. worldwide(2)