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

Tribe Aphilanthopini

Clypeadon - female wasp digging a hole - Aphilanthops frigidus - female bee/wasp hurt? - Aphilanthops frigidus - female Aphilanthops subfrigidus - female bee - Aphilanthops Aphilanthops? - Aphilanthops Aphilanthops hispidus, Digger Wasp - Aphilanthops hispidus Crabronidae? - Aphilanthops frigidus - female
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 Philanthinae
Tribe Aphilanthopini
Numbers
2 genera with 13 spp. in the tribe, all in our area(1)(2)
Food
nests provisioned with ants