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Family Tanaostigmatidae

Tanaostigmodes albiclavus - male Tanaostigmodes howardii - female Tanaostigmodes howardii gall - Tanaostigmodes howardii Elasmus? - Tanaostigmodes Elasmus? - Tanaostigmodes Elasmus? - Tanaostigmodes Tanaostigmodes albiclavus - female Tanaostigmodes albiclavus - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" (parasitic Apocrita))
Superfamily Chalcidoidea (Chalcidoid Wasps)
Family Tanaostigmatidae
Explanation of Names
Tanaostigmatidae Ashmead 1904
~100 spp. in 9 genera worldwide(1)