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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Subtribe Ammoplanina

Pulverro costano - female Pulverro costano - female Parammoplanus apache - male Ammoplanus chemehuevi Pate - Ammoplanus chemehuevi - female Ammoplanus quabajai Pate - Ammoplanus quabajai - male Ammoplanus quabajai Pate - Ammoplanus quabajai - female tiny Colorado wasp with large mandibles tiny Colorado wasp with large mandibles
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 Crabronidae
Subfamily Pemphredoninae (Aphid Wasps)
Tribe Pemphredonini
Subtribe Ammoplanina
Numbers
31 spp. in 6 genera in our area(1), >130 spp. in 10 genera worldwide(2)