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Photo#908018
Is this a wasp? - Cimbex americanus

Is this a wasp? - Cimbex americanus
Hwy. 191 between Blue Vista and Rose Peak, Greenlee County, Arizona, USA
July 18, 2007
I can't be sure what kind of creature this is, except it's not a fly. Can anyone help with the ID? Thanks in advance.

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Moved from Cimbicid Sawflies.

Cimbicidae
Cimbex americana Leach

Moved for expert attention
Moved from ID Request.

Cimbicid sawfly--maybe this one:



If correct, it would be our first record from Arizona.

 
Thank you Ken Wolgemuth!
Looking forward to confirmation. This locality is near the border with New Mexico about half way up the state.

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