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Subfamily Sceliphrinae

Wasp Series - Sceliphron caementarium Blue Mud Daubber - Chalybion californicum - male Black and Yellow Mud Dauber Nest - Sceliphron caementarium Blue wasp - Chalybion californicum - male Wasp - Chalybion californicum Black and Yellow Mud Dauber - Sceliphron caementarium - male Are these Sceliphron caementarium? view 2 - Sceliphron caementarium - male - female Yellow-spotted  Thin-waisted Wasp - Sceliphron caementarium
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 sans Anthophila – Apoid Wasps)
Family Sphecidae (Thread-waisted Wasps)
Subfamily Sceliphrinae
Explanation of Names
Sceliphrinae Ashmead 1899
7 spp. in 3 genera in our area(1), ~150 spp. in 6 genera total(2)
see (3)