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Order Hymenoptera - Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies

sawfly - Rhogogaster californica sawfly - Pristiphora banksi yellow wasp? - Tenthredo Tremex columba - Pigeon Tremex - Tremex columba Allantus cinctus? - Allantus Tenthredinidae, larvae on Dock, lateral - Ametastegia Hymenopteran Tremex columba adult female - Tremex columba - female

parasitoids - Euplectrus Tetragnatha parasite series Hyptia Ichneumon tiny wasp 3009004 Ichneumon - Coelichneumon - female What Species is this? (Binomial name please) Ichneumoninae - Coelichneumon - female

Bumblebee, Apidae - Bombus impatiens - female Megachile ID Request - Megachile pugnata Agapostemon - male Beewolf - Philanthus multimaculatus Ammophila kennedyi? - Ammophila Chrysidid Wasp? - Parnopes edwardsii - female Ant - Lasius - female Spider Wasp Paper Wasp - Polistes - female

 Microgastrinae cocoon? Parasitica, Gentiana Parasitica, Gentiana Larva Eggs and nests parasitic wasp wasp wasp