Cockroach Wasp
With Cockroach
Black Sand-loving Wasp
Green-eyed Orange Tachysphex Wasp (Tachysphex sp ES03)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Ant Bee Wasps (Hymenoptera)
Family: Digging Wasp (Wasp: Crabronidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Green-eyed Orange Tachysphex Wasp (Tachysphex sp ES03)
This Photo:     🔍Dorsal & Wing Venation🔎

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
~9.5mm to ~10.5mm
Found 2 in December

Copyright © 2021-2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 29-Dec-2021
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.