Definition of Genus Sceliphron
1. Noun. Mud daubers.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Genus
Group relationships: Family Sphecidae, Sphecidae
Member holonyms: Mason Wasp
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Sceliphron
Literary usage of Genus Sceliphron
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1. Entomological News and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia Entomological Section (1921)
"218) tabulates the blue mud-daubers of North America and places them in the genus Sceliphron Klug, ..."
2. An American Glossary by Richard Hopwood Thornton (1912)
"The mud-dauber, now classed as of the genus Sceliphron : Notes and Queries, 11S. iii. 354. 1824 [He was] a sort of would-be dandy ; having the bottom of his ..."