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Related to Sceliphron: mud dauber
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Noun1.Sceliphron - mud daubersSceliphron - mud daubers        
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Sphecidae, Sphecidae - mud daubers; some digger wasps
mason wasp - solitary wasp that constructs nests of hardened mud or clay for the young
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In the present paper, we report the parasitic relationship between the eulophid parasitoid Melittobia australica Girault, 1912 and its host, the solitary wasp Sceliphron asiaticum (Linnaeus, 1758) (Sphecidae) in Brazil.
Two species of Sceliphron have been recorded from Brazil: S.
These are common enemies of many solitary wasps, such as species of Trypoxylon and Sceliphron (Sphecidae) and Bombus (Apidae).
After the parasitoids emerged, we examined the inside of the nest, looking for spiders and Sceliphron pupae.
This blue mud dauber uses abandoned nests of the black and yellow mud dauber Sceliphron caementarium (Drury) (Rau, 1928), which was not collected in our study.
For instance, it is often unclear what cue initiates the cryptic prey flushing behavior reported in Sceliphron laetum (F.