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

Subfamily Sphecinae

Isodontia? - Isodontia Is this Isodontia elegans? Maybe, then No, now Yes  - Isodontia elegans possible pompilid - Sphex pensylvanicus wasp062517US - Isodontia mexicana - female Digger Wasp - Sphex ichneumoneus Isodontia apicalis or mexicana - Isodontia - male Unknown Wasp - Prionyx Sphex ichneumoneus? - Sphex ichneumoneus
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
35 spp. in 4 genera in our area(1), >270 spp. in 5 genera worldwide(2)