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Ormyridae

Ormyrid wasps of the world

(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Hymenoptera;  Superfamily: Chalcidoidea)

Classification

Ormyrus Westwood, 1832

  Ormyrulus Bouček, 1986
 

Eubeckerella Narendran, 1999

Distribution Worldwide.
Biology Parasitoids of gall-forming Hymenoptera or possibly primary gall-formers.

References

Gibson A.P. 1993. Superfamilies Mymarommatoidea and Chalcidoidea (pp. 570-655). In GOULET, H. & HUBER, J. (eds). Hymenoptera of the World: an identification guide to families. Research Branch, Agriculture Canada, Ottawa, Canada, 668 pp.

Credits

Photographs Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums).


Web author Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

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