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Species Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica

Male velvet ant? - Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica - male Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica - male Sphaeropthalma maybe? - Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica Unknown Velvet Wasp - Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica - female Unknown Velvet Wasp - Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica - female Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica - male Velvet Ant / Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica - Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica - male Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica - male - female
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)
Superfamily Pompiloidea (Spider Wasps, Velvet Ants and allies)
Family Mutillidae (Velvet Ants)
Genus Sphaeropthalma
Species pensylvanica (Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica)
Explanation of Names
Sphaeropthalma pensylvanica (Lepeletier 1845)
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