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Eumenes bollii maybe? - Eumenes bollii

Eumenes bollii maybe? - Eumenes bollii
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, San Diego County, California, USA
October 11, 2008
Size: BL~11 mm
We saw this colorful eumenid on goldenrod in Borrego Palm Canyon. I've been checking out Eumenes bollii on BugGuide and there is a lot of variation on this widespread wasp. Is this the wasp I have here? Any help will be appreciated.

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After comparing photos, descriptions and range info from BG and several other sites, I'm inclined to think you are correct, so I'll go out on a limb and put these here. If we're mistaken, I'm sure someone will let us know. :)

 
Eumenes bollii
Thanks so much, Ken. A handsome tricolor wasp!

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