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Genus Anomalon

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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 Anomaloninae
Genus Anomalon
Explanation of Names
Anomalon Panzer 1804
Numbers
12 spp. north of Mexico; a very large genus(1)
Range
Worldwide(1)
Food
hosts are soil-dwelling larvae of Coleoptera, but an undescribed species from MD has been reared from an undescribed species of Exartema (Lepidoptera: Olethreutidae)(1)