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Family Sphecidae Latreille 1802 (digger wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 152451

Alternative spelling: Sphegidae

Full reference: P. A. Latreille. 1802. Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière des Crustacés et des Insectes, Tome Troisième 1-467

Parent taxon: Apoidea according to M. Sann et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Ammoplanidae, Ampulicidae, Angarosphecidae, Anthophila, Astatidae, Bembicidae, Cirrosphecinae, Crabronidae, Dasypodaidae, Dioxys, Heterogynaidae, Melittosphecidae, Paleomelittidae, Pemphredonidae, Philanthidae, Psenidae, Stelis, Trigampulex

Subtaxa: none

Type: Sphex

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