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Sand or digger wasp (Crabronidae & Sphecidae)Sphex cognata (TBC)

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Unidentified at Suppressed - 3 Feb 2017
Unidentified at Suppressed - 3 Feb 2017
Unidentified at Suppressed - 3 Feb 2017
Unidentified at Suppressed - 3 Feb 2017
Unidentified at Suppressed - 3 Feb 2017

Identification history

Sand or digger wasp (Crabronidae & Sphecidae) Sphex cognata 9 Feb 2019 michaelb
Unidentified 10 Feb 2017 michaelb

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Author's notes

Size - body length 15mm; near the Murrumbidgee River, on the west side, north of Tharwa.

1 comment

michaelb wrote:
   14 Feb 2019
Please refer to conversation on sighting 3391753, which Michael Batley ID'd as Sphex cognata.

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Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • Foeniculum vulgare(Fennel) Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • 2 Feb 2017 Recorded on
  • michaelb Recorded by

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