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Subfamily Ammophilinae

Thread-waisted Wasp - Ammophila sp (female) - Ammophila - female Ammophila sp. - Ammophila nigricans Wasp sp? - Eremnophila aureonotata Short-winged thread-waisted wasp - Ammophila Ammophila procera? - Ammophila procera - male Thread-waisted wasp - Ammophila sp.? - Ammophila Ammophila? - Ammophila thread waisted wasp - Eremnophila aureonotata
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 Ammophilinae
Numbers
>80 spp. in 3 genera in our area(1), ~350 spp. in 6 genera total(2)