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Family Platygastridae

Another parasitic wasp in goldenrod gall - Platygaster Parasitic wasps in goldenrod bunch gall - Platygaster - female Hymenoptera - Diapriidae ?? - Synopeas Hyemnoptera - Diapriidae ? - Inostemma Hymenoptera Platygastrid ex Chenopodium - Platygaster Leptacis Chalcidoid - Inostemma - female

3.5mm wasp found inside twig - Oethecoctonus oecanthi - female Cartoon Bug - Baeus Cartoon Bug - Baeus Parasitica? - Gryon Colorado small parasitic wasp - Gryon Nymph? - Baeus Wasp Wasp

Unid. parasitic wasp - Amitus lateral - Amitus ventral & tarsi - Amitus lateral, as found/in situ - Amitus mostly parasitized, Whitefly pupae on Jewelweed - Amitus Platygastridae, from Whitefly, dorsal - Amitus - male Platygastridae, from Whitefly, ventral - Amitus - male parasitized spent Whitefly pupa on Jewelweed - Amitus

wasp - Trimorus - male small wasp - Trimorus - female small wasp - Trimorus - female Tiny Wasp - Trimorus Small Wasp - Trimorus Small Wasp - Trimorus Apterous Platygastrid  - Trimorus 'Parasitica' - Trimorus

ZH3Z3998 - Telenomus Green lacewing egg parasitoid - Telenomus - female Wasp - Telenomus Platygastrid guarding Podisus eggs - Trissolcus euschisti - female Trissolcus edessae  - Trissolcus - female Small Wasp - Trissolcus Platygastrid  - Telenomus Wasp - Telenomus