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Subfamily Ceropalinae

Wasp with very long legs - Ceropales maculata - male Wasp? with very long legs - Ceropales maculata - male ceropales - Ceropales elegans wasp - Ceropales maculata Ceropales ? - Ceropales maculata - male Ceropales pacifica Tow. - Ceropales pacifica - female Possible Ceropales bipunctata - Ceropales bipunctata spider wasp - Ceropales maculata - 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)
Superfamily Pompiloidea (Spider Wasps, Velvet Ants and allies)
Family Pompilidae (Spider Wasps)
Subfamily Ceropalinae
Numbers
in our area, a single genus with 14 spp.(1)
Also includes the pantropical genus Irenangelus.