Giant Digger Wasp
Female, 10 antenna segments
Murray Mallee Region
Blue-winged Thread-waisted Wasp
 
    
Orange Digger Wasp (Sphex darwiniensis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Ant Bee Wasps (Hymenoptera)
Family: Mud Dauber & Sand Wasp (Wasp: Sphecidae)
Species: Orange Digger Wasp (Sphex darwiniensis)

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2020 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 03-Apr-2020
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.