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

Superfamily Chrysidoidea - Cuckoo Wasps & allies

Epyris californicus - Psilepyris californicus - female Cuckoo Wasp? - Chrysura - female Anteon? Cuckoo on Pine Tree Hedychridium Cuckoo wasp on Heracleum lanatum - Holopyga Chrysis angolensis - female cuckoo wasp - Chrysis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
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 & allies)
Explanation of Names
Chrysidoidea Latreille 1802
Numbers
5 families in our area, 8 total