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subgenus Ceocolus

Sphacophilus apios (dark form, atrescens), larvae - Sphacophilus apios Argidae, larva - Sphacophilus apios Argidae, 3 cocoons - Sphacophilus apios Argidae, another cocoon - Sphacophilus apios Argidae, prepupa - Sphacophilus apios Argidae, prepupa - Sphacophilus apios Argidae, cocoon #1, question - Sphacophilus apios Argidae, cocoons on Scurf Pea - Sphacophilus apios
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Symphyta" - Sawflies, Horntails, and Wood Wasps)
Family Argidae (Argid Sawflies)
Subfamily Sterictiphorinae
Genus Sphacophilus
No Taxon subgenus Ceocolus
Explanation of Names
Ceocolus Smith 1971
Numbers
14 spp., all in our area(1)
Range
much of NA(1)
Food
hosts: Fabaceae(1)