Catalog of Genera and Species

Acanthocausus

Acanthostethus

Afrogorytes

Aha

Alinia

Allogorytes

Allostigmus

Alysson

Ammatomus

Ammophila

Ammoplanellus

Ammoplanops

Ammoplanus

Ammopsen

Ammostigmus

Ampulex

Anacrabro

Analysson

Ancistromma, see Larropsis

Angarosphex fossil

Antomartinezius

Aphelotoma

Aphilanthops

Apodolichurus fossil

Araucastigmus

Archisphex fossil

Argogorytes

Arigorytes

Arnoldita

Aroliagorytes

Arpactophilus

Astata

Auchenophorus

Aulacophilinus

Aulacophilus

Austrogorytes

Austrotoma, see Riekefella

Aykhustigmus

Baissodes fossil

Belarnoldus

Belokohlus

Belomicrinus

Belomicroides

Belomicrus

Bembecinus

Bembidula, see Bicyrtes

Bembix

Biamogorytes fossil

Bicyrtes

Bohartella

Bothynostethus

Brachystegus

Brimocelus

Calobaissodes fossil

Carinostigmus

Cariridris fossil

Carlobembix

Ceratocrabro

Ceratostigmus

Cerceris

Chalybion

Chilosphex

Chilostictia

Chimila

Chimiloides

Chlorion

Cirrosphex fossil

Clitemnestra

Clypeadon

Corenocrabro, see Crossocerus

Crabro

Cresson

Cretampulex fossil

Cretobestiola fossil

Cretoecus fossil

Cretosphecium fossil

Cretospilomena fossil

Crorhopalum

Crossocerus

Dalara

Dasyproctus

Deinomimesa

Dicranorhina

Didineis

Dinetus

Diodontus

Diploplectron

Dolichurus

Dryudella

Dynatus

Echucoides

Ectemnius

Editha

Enchemicrum

Encopognathus

Enoplolindenius

Entomocrabro

Entomognathus

Entomosericus

Eogorytes

Eomimesa fossil

Eopinoecus fossil

Eosphecium fossil

Eoxyloecus fossil

Epigorytes

Epinysson

Eremiasphecium

Eremnophila

Eremochares

Eubaissodes fossil

Eucerceris

Eupliloides

Exeirus

Foxia

Foxita

Gallosphex fossil

Gastrosericus

Gessus

Glenostictia

Gorytes

Guichardus

Handlirschia

Hapalomellinus

Harpactostigma

Harpactus

Heliocausus

Hemidula

Heterogyna

Hingstoniola

Holcorhopalum

Holotachysphex

Hoplammophila

Hoplisidia fossil

Hoplisoides

Hovanysson

Huacrabro

Huavea

Hyponysson

Idionysson

Ilerdosphex fossil

Incastigmus

Isodontia

Isorhopalum

Iwestia fossil

Kohlia

Kohliella

Krombeinictus

Lamocrabro

Laphyragogus

Larra

Larrissa

Larrisson

Larropsis

Leclercqia

Lecrenierus

Leiogorytes, see Gorytes

Lestica

Lestiphorus

Leurogorytes

Lindenius

Liogorytes

Liris

Lisponema fossil

Listropygia, see Clypeadon

Lithium

Llaqhastigmus

Longivenula fossil

Losada

Lyroda

Malaygorytes, see Argogorytes

Megalara

Megapison fossil

Megistommum

Melittosphex fossil

Mellinus

Mendampulex fossil

Mesopalarus

Mesosirex fossil

Metanysson

Microbembex

Microstictia

Microstigmus

Mimesa

Mimumesa

Minicrabro

Minimicroides

Miscophoidellus

Miscophoides

Miscophus

Mohavena

Monedula

Moniaecera

Montecosphex fossil

Namiscophus

Neodasyproctus

Neogorytes

Neonysson

Neoplisus

Nesomimesa

Nippononysson

Nitela

Notocrabro

Nototis

Nursea

Nysson

Ochleroptera, see Clitemnestra

Odontocrabro

Odontopsen

Odontosphex

Olgia

Oryctobaissodes fossil

Oryttus

Oxybelomorpha

Oxybelus

Pae

Palanga fossil

Palarpactophilus fossil

Palarus

Palmodes

Papurus

Paracrabro

Paradolichurus

Paraliris

Parammoplanus

Paranysson

Paraphilanthus

Parapiagetia

Parapsammophila

Parastigmus

Parataruma

Passaloecus

Pemphredon

Penepodium

Pericrabro

Perisson

Philanthinus

Philanthus

Pison

Pisonopsis

Pisoxylon

Pittoecus fossil

Piyuma

Piyumoides

Plenoculus

Pluto

Podagritoides

Podagritus

Podalonia

Podium

Polemistus

Pompilopterus fossil

Prionyx

Prolemistus fossil

Prophilanthus fossil

Prosceliphron fossil

Prosopigastra

Protodolichurus fossil

Protomicroides fossil

Protostigmus

Psammaecius

Psammaletes

Psen

Pseneo

Psenulus

Pseudomicroides

Pseudoplisus, see Gorytes

Pseudoscolia

Pseudoturneria

Psolimena fossil

Pterygorytes

Pulverro

Quexua

Rasnitsynapus­ fossil

Rhopalum

Riekefella

Riparena

Rovnoecus fossil

Rubrica

Sagenista

Saliostethoides

Saliostethus

Sanaviron

Saygorytes

Scapheutes

Sceliphron

Selman

Sericophorus

Solierella

Sphecius

Sphex

Sphodrotes

Spilomena

Stangeella

Steniolia

Stenogorytes

Stethogorytes

Stictia

Stictiella

Stigmus

Stizoides

Stizus

Succinoecus fossil

Synnevrus, see Nysson

Tachysphex

Tachytella

Tachytes

Tanyoprymnus

Taruma

Tiguipa

Timberlakena

Towada

Tracheliodes

Trachogorytes

Trachypus

Tretogorytes

Trichobaissodes fossil

Trichogorytes

Trichostictia

Trigampulex fossil

Trigonopsis

Trirogma

Trypoxylon

Tsunekiola

Tzustigmus

Uniplectron

Vechtia

Vitimosphex fossil

Williamsita

Willinkiella

Wojus

Xanthosphecium, see Eremiasphecium

Xenosphex

Xerogorytes

Xerostictia

Xysma

Zanysson

Zutrhopalum

Zyzzyx

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