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Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

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Superfamily Pompiloidea - Spider Wasps, Velvet Ants and allies

red and black furry wasp (flying cow ant?) - Dasymutilla occidentalis - male Velvet Ant - Timulla leona - female Velvet Ant Timulla sp. - Timulla vagans Mutillid Wasp Female Pseudomethocha oculata? - Dasymutilla - female Velvet Ant - Dasymutilla - female Dasymutilla bioculata for Louisiana? - Dasymutilla bioculata Velvet ant, lateral - Odontophotopsis - female Timulla vagans or dubitata? - Timulla - male

wasp - Myrmosa - male Black, hairy, and punctate - Myrmosa Myrmosid female - Myrmosa unicolor - female Wasp - Myrmosa Wasp - Myrmosa - male Unknown Hymenoptera - Myrmosa myrmosa - Myrmosa - male - female Black, hairy wasp - Myrmosa

Spider Wasp - Priocnemis oregona - female Spider wasp? Spider Wasp - female Wasp ID Request - Auplopus what is this? - Calopompilus fortis - female Pepsini? Hemipepsis ustulata - female Pepsis ?

Eusapyga verticalis Perhaps a Tiphiid? - Eusapyga verticalis Tiny black wasp with light markings - Krombeinopyga pumila Sapygid wasp Small Black Wasp - Sapyga louisi Sapygid Eumeninae? Sapyga martini? - Sapyga martini