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Order: Hymenoptera

Mining
Mining Bees - Andrena

Honey
Honey Bee

Western
Western Honey Bee

Bumblebee
Bumblebee

Bumblebee
Bumblebee - American Bumble Bee

Bumblebee
Bumblebee - Common Eastern Bumble Bee

Bumblebee
Bumblebee - Red-belted Bumble Bee

Bumblebee
Bumblebee - Yellow-banded Bumble Bee

Long-horned
Long-horned Bees

Long-horned
Long-horned Bees - True Melissodes Bees

Long-horned
Long-horned Bees - Two-spotted Long-horned Bee

Cuckoo
Cuckoo Bees - Nomad Bees

Sunflower
Sunflower Bee

Cuckoo
Cuckoo Bees - Triepeolus concavus

Cuckoo
Cuckoo Bees

Digger
Digger Bee

Eastern
Eastern Carpenter Bee

Braconid
Braconid Wasp - Terminal Mummy Wasp

Braconid
Braconid Wasp

Cuckoo
Cuckoo Wasps

Masked
Masked Bees/Yellow-faced Bees

Apoid
Apoid Wasps - Astata

Apoid
Apoid Wasps - Eastern Cicada Killer

Apoid
Apoid Wasps - Sand Wasps - Bicyrtes quadrifasciatus

Apoid
Apoid Wasps - Weevil Wasp

Apoid
Apoid Wasps - Cerceris fumipennis

Apoid
Apoid Wasps

Apoid
Apoid Wasps - Sand Wasps

Apoid
Apoid Wasps - Square-headed Wasp

Ensign
Ensign Wasps

Ants
Ants - Camponotus decipiens

Ants
Ants - Carpenter Ant

Ants
Ants - Eastern Black Carpenter Ant

Ants
Ants - Formica biophilica

Ants
Ants - Formica subsericea

Ants
Ants

Carrot
Carrot Wasps - Gasteruption

Sweat
Sweat Bees - Metallic Green Sweat Bee

Sweat
Sweat Bees - Dieunomia

Sweat
Sweat Bees - Sphecodes

Sweat
Sweat Bees

Ichneumon
Ichneumon Wasp - Agathilla bradleyi

Ichneumon
Ichneumon Wasp - Ceratogastra ornata

Ichneumon
Ichneumon Wasp - Coelichneumon

Ichneumon
Ichneumon Wasp - Cratichneumon viator

Ichneumon
Ichneumon Wasp - Cryptus albitarsis

Ichneumon
Ichneumon Wasp - Giant Ichneumon Wasp

Ichneumon
Ichneumon Wasp - Metopius

Ichneumon
Ichneumon Wasp - Netelia

Ichneumon
Ichneumon Wasp - Perithous scurra

Ichneumon
Ichneumon Wasp - Trogus pennator

Ichneumon
Ichneumon Wasp

Leaf-cutter
Leaf-cutter Bees/Mason Bees - European Wool Carder Bee

Leaf-cutter
Leaf-cutter Bees/Mason Bees - Chelostoma philadelphi

Leaf-cutter
Leaf-cutter Bees/Mason Bees - Leafcutter Bee/Mason Bee

Velvet
Velvet Ant - Cow Killer

Velvet
Velvet Ant

Spider
Spider Wasps - Blue-Black Spider Wasp

Spider
Spider Wasps - Dipogon calipterus

Spider
Spider Wasps

Spider
Spider Wasps - Tarantula Hawk Wasp

Blue-winged
Blue-winged Wasp

Double-banded
Double-banded Scoliid

Scoliid
Scoliid Wasp

Thread-waisted
Thread-waisted Wasps - Ammophila

Thread-waisted
Thread-waisted Wasps - Grass-carrying Wasp

Thread-waisted
Thread-waisted Wasps - Grass-carrying Wasp - Brown-legged Grass-carrier

Thread-waisted
Thread-waisted Wasps - Prionyx

Thread-waisted
Thread-waisted Wasps - Great Black Wasp

Thread-waisted
Thread-waisted Wasps - Great Golden Digger Wasp

Thread-waisted
Thread-waisted Wasps

Thynnid
Thynnid Wasps - Myzinum

Thynnid
Thynnid Wasps

Five-banded
Five-banded Tiphiid Wasp

Bald-faced
Bald-faced Hornet

Potter
Potter Wasp/Mason Wasp

Potter
Potter Wasp/Mason Wasp - E. fraternus

Potter
Potter Wasp/Mason Wasp - E. smithii

Potter
Potter Wasp/Mason Wasp - E. hidalgo

Potter
Potter Wasp/Mason Wasp - Four-toothed Mason Wasp

Potter
Potter Wasp/Mason Wasp - Pseudodynerus quadrisectus

European
European Paper Wasp

Paper
Paper Wasp - Polistes

Eastern
Eastern Yellowjacket

Eastern
Eastern Yellowjacket - Vespula maculifron

Southern
Southern Yellowjacket

Mud
Mud Dauber Wasp

Sawfly
Sawfly

Wasp/Yellow
Wasp/Yellow Jacket - Unidentified

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