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Superfamily Pompiloidea - Spider Wasps, Velvet Ants and allies

Velvet Ant - Dasymutilla magnifica - female Cow killer - Dasymutilla occidentalis - male Velvet Ant - Timulla vagans - female Mutillid - Dasymutilla nigripes - female Mutillidae - Timulla subhyalina - male Velvet Ant - Dasymutilla 8023606 mUTILLID - Dasymutilla occidentalis - female Ant? - Dasymutilla occidentalis

ant-mimic wingless wasp - Myrmosa unicolor 4003084 - Myrmosa unicolor - female Unsure - Myrmosa - male - female   - Myrmosa Hymenoptera  - Myrmosa Myrmosidae, wingless wasp, lateral - Myrmosa unicolor - female Myrmosidae, wingless wasp, ventral - Myrmosa unicolor - female Black, hairy wasp - Myrmosa

Anoplius brevihirta Wasp with Tarantula - Pepsis Pompilidae - Tachypompilus unicolor - female Psorthaspis portiae - female Miscophus? - Aporinellus Ceropales - Ceropales maculata - female Female, Pepsis? - Entypus - female Arachnospila fumipennis?

Eusapyga verticalis square headed wasp? - Krombeinopyga pumila Thynnidae? Thynnidae?  - female Bee Wolf Wasp? - Sapyga Sapygidae? Sapyga centrata in VA? Sapyga centrata