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Family Roproniidae

Roproniidae - Ropronia garmani - Ropronia garmani - female Roproniidae, individual variations  - Ropronia garmani Roproniidae, individual #1, lateral - Ropronia garmani Roproniidae, individual #1, lateral X - Ropronia garmani Roproniidae, #3, lateral X - Ropronia garmani Ropronia? - Ropronia garmani Ropronia? - Ropronia garmani Roproniidae - Ropronia garmani
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 Proctotrupoidea
Family Roproniidae
Numbers
Only one genus Ropronia with three species according to Nearctica: R. californica, R. garmani and pediculata .
Identification
identified by the six-sided 1st discoidal cell in the forewing, and the laterally-flattened petiolate abdomen
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