Yellow-antennae Weevil Wasp
Abdomen
Ellura
Black Sand-dauber Wasp
Wings
 
    
Yellow-antennae Weevil Wasp (Cerceris sp ES2)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Ant Bee Wasps (Hymenoptera)
Family: Digging Wasp (Wasp: Crabronidae)
Species: Yellow-antennae Weevil Wasp (Cerceris sp ES2)
This Photo:     Waist

Thank you Milo van Loon for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~12mm long. Was found just starting to dig a hole/nest.

Copyright © 2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 27-Feb-2021
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.