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Species Larra bicolor

Wasp - Larra bicolor Feather-legged Fly? - Larra bicolor Fight 1 - Larra bicolor Mole Cricket Hunter - Larra bicolor Spider Wasp? - Larra bicolor wasp? - Larra bicolor Wasp with red abdomen on Pepper vine - Larra bicolor Hunting wasp - Larra bicolor
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 Crabroninae (Square-headed Wasps)
Tribe Larrini
Subtribe Larrina
Genus Larra (Mole Cricket Hunters)
Species bicolor (Larra bicolor)
Remarks
Introduced intentionally in Florida from Bolivia in 1988 and again in 1989 for control of Neoscapteriscus mole crickets, which are also introduced from South America.
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