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Tribe Philanthini

Wasp ID Request - Philanthus gibbosus 8016840 - Philanthus lepidus Black and white wasps on Scale-Broom #3 - Philanthus gibbosus Pollinator Plot Visitors - Philanthus gibbosus Wasp - Philanthus gibbosus Mason wasp mating pair? - Philanthus gibbosus - male - female Sand wasp, maybe Bembix? - Philanthus multimaculatus - female White flag of defeat - Philanthus gibbosus - male
Classification
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 Philanthinae
Tribe Philanthini
Numbers
32 spp. (all but one in Philanthus) in 2 genera in our area, ~170 spp. in 3 genera total(1)