Sand Wasp   (three photos)
  possible  Bicyrtes ventralis

sand wasp Bicyrtes
Striped sand wasp at Red Butte Garden,
 SLC, Utah.  © Carol Davis 7-9-2018

sand wasp
Beautiful stripes on the abdomen with a smiley
face on the thorax.  © Carol Davis 7-9-2018

black and yellow sand wasp
"Bug Eric" has a really good article on Bicyrtes
wasps.  © Carol Davis 7-9-2018

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