Small Red Spider Wasp
S2, Wing Venation
Small Red Spider Wasp
S4, Wing Venation & Rear Leg
Small Red Spider Wasp (Psoropempula sp)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Ant Bee Wasps (Hymenoptera)
Family: Spider Wasp (Wasp: Pompilidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Small Red Spider Wasp (Psoropempula sp)
This Photo:     🔍S3, Wing Bands🔎

Thank you Sam Gordon for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~10mm long.
Different species have different coloured head & legs.
We photographed 4 specimens in Mar, Oct & Nov.

Copyright © 2019-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 02-Nov-2019
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.