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Photo#7521
Wasp with red abdomen - Caliadurgus fasciatellus

Wasp with red abdomen - Caliadurgus fasciatellus
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, USA
September 10, 2004

Spider wasp
Yet another new variety of Pompilidae for Bugguide! This is Calicurgus hyalinatus. The bicolored abdomen, clouded wings, and serrations on the hind tibia ("shins") help ID this species.