Bembix sp. Bembix sp. Fabricius, 1775  


BugGuide cites 21 species in North America. Found throughout the continent during the summer.


"Females provision their nest with flies which the larvae feed on (a single developing larva may eat more than twenty flies)" (BugGuide, 2018).

There are 3 records in the project database.

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A Bembix species in Prince George's Co., Maryland (9/30/2018). Determined by John S. Ascher/BugGuide. Photo by Jesse Christopherson. (MBP list)

A Bembix species in Queen Anne's Co., Maryland (9/30/2018). Verified by Ken Wolgemuth/BugGuide. Photo by Jim Moore. (MBP list)

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