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Subfamily Pepsinae

Small spider wasp - Auplopus architectus - female Spider wasp with prey - Auplopus - female Small Wasp - Auplopus nigrellus - female winged guest at breakfast - Auplopus mellipes Pompilidae? - Auplopus Small Wasp - Ageniella accepta mud nest - Auplopus spider wasp - Auplopus - female

Wasp vs. Tarantula - Pepsis Tarantula Hawk with Tarantula - Pepsis mildei - female Tarantula Hawk - Pepsis menechma - female Pompilidae -? Wasp with black-marked wings - Priocnemis hestia pompilidae? - Priocnemis Example of very worn Tarantula Hawk - Pepsis Tarantula hawk on a quest, Pepsis - Pepsis thisbe - female