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Anacrabro ocellatus

Anacrabro ocellatus
Kennebunk ME USA, York County, Maine, USA
July 6, 2006
Size: 12mm
Tough ID...side view only; I think it may be a Megachilid bee;see L.Schimming's mirror image this guide;Sphecidae>crabronidae>Anacrabro ocellatus,id's by Eric Eaton

Nice job making the ID. I have never found these to be common wasps. I need to start using a Malaise trap.....

Definitely a (Sphecid) Wasp
Despite a bit Anthidium-like color pattern, legs are those of a wasp. As wing venation is not visible, a narrower ID is rather difficult, but I'm leaning for an Oxybelus sp. (Crabroninae).

Cerceris ?
Close to Bee wolf.

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