Brown-winged Velvet Ant
Male
Adelaide Hills
Black-trimmed Orange Velvet Ant
Dorsal
 
    
Gold-striped Velvet Ant (Mutillidae sp ES11)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Ant Bee Wasps (Hymenoptera)
Family: Velvet Ant (Wasp: Mutillidae)
Species: Gold-striped Velvet Ant (Mutillidae sp ES11)
This Photo:     Female: dorsal

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2016- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 21-May-2016
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.