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Family Platygastridae

Tiny Wasp - Trichacis Tiny Wasp ID - Synopeas - female From goldenrod bunch galls - Platygaster Platygastridae? - Platygaster Hymenoptera - Diapriidae? - Inostemma Platygastrid ex Macrodiplosis cf. niveipila - Metaclisis floridana Tiny black insect with clear wings - Platygaster Platygaster rubi

Hymenoptera - Pteromalidae? - Gryon Platygastridae, dorsal - Gryon - female Wasp Wasp - Macroteleia Wasp Wasp Wasp - Macroteleia - female Unknown parasitic wasp - Gryon

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

Tiny wingless wasp? - Trimorus - female wasp - Trimorus Trimorus Small Wasp - Trimorus Small Wasp - Trimorus 'Parasitica' - Trimorus miniscule wasp - Trimorus - male miniscule wasp - Trimorus - male

parasitic wasp - Trissolcus euschisti - female Platygastridae? - Telenomus Platygastrid guarding Podisus eggs - Trissolcus euschisti - female Telenomus or Trissolcus? - Trissolcus - female Small Wasp - Telenomus - female Wasp - Trissolcus parasitic Apocrita of sorts? - Telenomus - female Chalcid Wasp? - Trissolcus - female