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Superfamily Chrysidoidea - Cuckoo Wasps and Allies

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Hymenoptera - Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies
No Taxon Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps
Superfamily Chrysidoidea - Cuckoo Wasps and Allies

Family Bethylidae - Flat Wasps
Subfamily Bethylinae
Genus Bethylus
Species amoenus - Bethylus amoenus
Species decipiens - Bethylus decipiens
Genus Goniozus
Species asperulus - Goniozus asperulus
Species legneri - Goniozus Navel Orangeworm Wasp
Subfamily Epyrinae
Genus Anisepyris
Species occidentalis - Anisepyris occidentalis
Species williamsi - Anisepyris williamsi
Genus Chlorepyris - Chlorepyris 0
Genus Epyris
Species californicus - Epyris californicus
Species rufipes - Epyris rufipes
Genus Holepyris
Species graminis - Holepyris graminis
Species micidus - Holepyris micidus
Species subtilis - Holepyris subtilis
Genus Laelius
Species pedatus - Laelius pedatus
Subfamily Pristocerinae
Genus Acrenesia - Acrenesia 0
Genus Apenesia - Apenesia 0
Genus Cleistepyris - Cleistepyris 0
Genus Dissomphalus
Genus Dracunesia
Species parapolita - Dracunesia parapolita
Genus Parascleroderma - Parascleroderma 0
Genus Pristepyris
Species armiferus - Pristepyris armiferus
Species ater - Pristepyris ater
Species fraternus - Pristepyris fraternus
Species parkeri - Pristepyris parkeri
Genus Pristocera
Genus Pseudisobrachium
Species carbonarium - Pseudisobrachium carbonarium
Species prolongatum - Pseudisobrachium prolongatum
Subfamily Scleroderminae
Genus Cephalonomia
Species waterstoni - Parasitic Grain Wasp
Genus Sclerodermus
Family Chrysididae - Cuckoo Wasps
Subfamily Amiseginae
Genus Amisega
Species kahlii - Amisega kahlii
Subfamily Chrysidinae
Tribe Chrysidini
Genus Argochrysis
Species armilla - Argochrysis armilla
Genus Caenochrysis
No Taxon carinata or tridens
Species deversor - Caenochrysis deversor
Species doriae - Caenochrysis doriae
Genus Ceratochrysis
Genus Chrysis
Species angolensis - Chrysis angolensis
Species aridula - Chrysis aridula
Species conica - Chrysis conica
Species tenuicornis - Chrysis tenuicornis
No Taxon smaragdula species-group
Species inaequidens - Chrysis inaequidens
Species smaragdula - Chrysis smaragdula
No Taxon ignita species-group
Species cessata - Chrysis cessata
Species nitidula-complex - Chrysis nitidula-complex
No Taxon succincta species-group
Species provancheri - Chrysis provancheri
Genus Chrysura
Species inusitata - Chrysura inusitata
Species sagmatis - Chrysura sagmatis
Genus Pseudochrysis
Species neglecta - Pseudochrysis neglecta
Genus Chrysurissa
Species densa - Chrysurissa densa
Genus Exochrysis
Species alabamensis - Exochrysis alabamensis
Tribe Parnopini
Genus Parnopes
Species chrysoprasinus - Parnopes chrysoprasinus
Species edwardsii - Parnopes edwardsii
Species fulvicornis - Parnopes fulvicornis
Tribe Elampini
Genus Elampus
Species nitidus - Elampus nitidus
Genus Hedychridium
Species dimidiatum - Hedychridium dimidiatum
Genus Hedychrum
Species cupricolle - Hedychrum cupricolle
Species violaceum - Hedychrum violaceum
Genus Holopyga
Species ventralis - Holopyga ventralis
Genus Microchridium
Species minutum - Microchridium minutum
Genus Muesebeckidium
Species obsoletum - Muesebeckidium obsoletum
Genus Omalus
Species iridescens - Omalus iridescens
Genus Philoctetes
Species variatus - Philoctetes variatus
Genus Pseudomalus
Species purpuratus - Pseudomalus purpuratus
Species auratus - Pseudomalus auratus
Subfamily Cleptinae
Genus Cleptes
Species alienus - Cleptes alienus
Species purpuratus - Cleptes purpuratus
Family Dryinidae - Pincer Wasps
Subfamily Anteoninae
Genus Anteon
Species masoni - Anteon masoni
Species nebulosum - Anteon nebulosum
Species osborni - Anteon osborni
Species puncticeps - Anteon puncticeps
Species rugosiceps - Anteon rugosiceps
Genus Deinodryinus
Species paradoxus - Deinodryinus paradoxus
Species atriventris - Deinodryinus atriventris
Genus Lonchodryinus
Species bakeri - Lonchodryinus bakeri
Species flavus - Lonchodryinus flavus
Subfamily Aphelopinae
Genus Aphelopus
Species albopictus - Aphelopus albopictus
Species varicornis - Aphelopus varicornis
Genus Crovettia
Species theliae - Crovettia theliae
Subfamily Bocchinae
Genus Bocchus
Species flavipes - Bocchus flavipes
Species hainesi - Bocchus hainesi
Subfamily Dryininae
Genus Dryinus
Species alatus - Dryinus alatus
Species crawfordi - Dryinus crawfordi
Species halsteadi - Dryinus halsteadi
Subfamily Gonatopodinae
Genus Apterodryinus
Species torvus - Apterodryinus torvus
Genus Dicondylus
Species americanus - Dicondylus americanus
Genus Esagonatopus
Species niger - Esagonatopus niger
Genus Gonatopus
Species paraleptias - Gonatopus paraleptias
Genus Pseudogonatopus
Species herbarum - Gonatopus herbarum
Species mimoides - Gonatopus mimoides
Subfamily Thaumatodryininae
Genus Thaumatodryinus
Species perkinsi - Thaumatodryinus perkinsi
No Taxon Larvae of Dryinidae
Family Embolemidae
Genus Ampulichomorpha
Species confusa - Ampulichomorpha confusa
Genus Embolemus
Species nearcticus - Embolemus nearcticus
Family Sclerogibbidae
Genus Sclerogibba
Species talpiformis - Sclerogibba talpiformis
Genus Probethylus
Species callani - Probethylus callani