Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Mesopolobus

yellow & green wasp - Mesopolobus - male yellow & green wasp - Mesopolobus - male Pteromalid wasp hatched from gall on Black Sage - Mesopolobus Chalcid - Mesopolobus - male Galls on willow leaf - with wasps - Mesopolobus - male Tiny metallic chalcidoid with pale band on abdomen - Mesopolobus - female Tiny metallic chalcidoid with pale band on abdomen - Mesopolobus Tiny metallic chalcidoid with pale band on abdomen - Mesopolobus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" - Parasitoid Wasps)
Superfamily Chalcidoidea (Chalcidoid Wasps)
Family Pteromalidae (Pteromalid Wasps)
Subfamily Pteromalinae
Genus Mesopolobus
Explanation of Names
Mesopolobus Westwood 1833
Numbers
>20 spp. in our area, ~130 spp. total(1)