Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Stigmus

Early Spring Tiny Wasp - Stigmus wasp - Stigmus - male Aphid Wasp - Stigmus Small Wasp - Stigmus Unknown Hymenoptera - Stigmus Wasp - Stigmus small Wasp - Stigmus americanus? - Stigmus Stigmus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
No Taxon (Apoid Wasps (Apoidea)- traditional Sphecidae)
Family Crabronidae
Subfamily Pemphredoninae (Aphid Wasps)
Tribe Pemphredonini
Subtribe Stigmina
Genus Stigmus
8 spp. in our area(1), 24 spp. total(2)
Similar to Spilomena, but metasoma distinctly petiolate.