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Genus Xorides

Ichneumon Wasp ? - Xorides albopictus - female Xorides  - Xorides - female wasp on window - Xorides humeralis - female ichneumon female dark metallic green - Xorides - female Wasp - Xorides - female Misc 5 - Xorides - female Xorides? - Xorides stigmapterus - female Is this a wasp? - Xorides stigmapterus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" (parasitic Apocrita))
Superfamily Ichneumonoidea (Braconids and Ichneumons)
Family Ichneumonidae (Ichneumon Wasps)
Subfamily Xoridinae
Genus Xorides
Explanation of Names
Xorides Latreille 1809
Numbers
21 Nearctic species
Food
hosts: wood-boring beetles, especially Buprestidae and Cerambycidae