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Wasp - Trypoxylon

Wasp - Trypoxylon
Old Mill site in Westwood, elevation 5100', Lassen County, California, USA
September 27, 2011
Size: Body length 13mm
I am not about this one...
... any further ID help is appreciated - Thanks!

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Moved from Trypoxylon.


Trypoxylon perhaps?
similar to this one:

Thank you Jody!
I was thinking maybe it was a Sphecid wasp of some sort; but I am glad to know what it really is. : )

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