Wildlife Photography

Class: Insects (Insecta)
Order: Sawflies, Wasps, Bees, and Ants (Hymenoptera)

Species count: 33


N = Nativve
I = Introdued

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FAMILY: Andrenidae (1 Species)

Other
Black-butte Mining Bee (Andrena subtilis)N


FAMILY: Apidae (6 Species)

Other
European Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)I

Other
California Bumble Bee (Bombus californicus)N

Other
Black-tailed Bumble Bee (Bombus melanopygus)N

Other
Yellow-faced Bumble Bee (Bombus vosnesenskii)N

Other
California Carpenter Bee (Xylocopa californica)N

Other
Valley Carpenter Bee (Xylocopa varipuncta)N


FAMILY: Crabronidae (4 Species)

Other
Pacific Sand Wasp (Bembix americana)N

Other
Larrine Crabronid Wasp (Liris subtesselatus)N

Other
Aphid Wasp (Pemphredon sp.)

Other
Tiny Wasp (Psen erythropoda)N


FAMILY: Formicidae (5 Species)

Other
Leafcutter Ant (Atta robusta)N

Other
Western Thatching Ant (Formica obscuripes)N

Other
Velvety Tree Ant (Liometopum occidentale)N

Other
Red Harvester Ant (Pogonomyrmex barbatus)N

Other
Southern Fire Ant (Solenopsis xyloni)N


FAMILY: Ichneumonidae (5 Species)

Other
Ichneumon Wasp (Diplazontinae sp.)

Other
Ichneumon Wasp2 (Diplazontinae sp.2)

Other
Ichneumon Wasp (Ichneumonidae sp.)

Other
Ichneumon Wasp (Netelia sp.)

Other
Parasitic Wasp (Netelia sp.2)


FAMILY: Mutillidae (1 Species)

Other
Velvet Ant (Dasymutilla aureola)N


FAMILY: Pompilidae (3 Species)

Other
Spider Wasp (Auplopus architectus)N

Other
Tarantula Hawk (Pepsis grossa)N

Other
Mexican Tarantula Hawk (Pepsis Mexicana)N


FAMILY: Sphecidae (2 Species)

Other
Mud (Black and Yellow) Dauber Wasp (Sceliphron caementarium)N

Other
Great Black Wasp (Sphex pensylvanicus)N


FAMILY: Ulidiidae (1 Species)

Other
Picture-winged Fly (Ceroxys latiusculus)N


FAMILY: Vespidae (5 Species)

Other
Nocturnal Paper Wasp (Apoica flavissima)N

Other
Paper Wasp (Apoica sp.)

Other
European Paper Wasp (Polistes dominula)I

Other
Social Wasp (Polybia sp.)

Other
Western Yellowjacket (Vespula pensylvanica)N


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