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"Parasitica" (parasitic Apocrita)

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wasp W1 - Lagynodes - female Dustywing parasitoid - Dendrocerus conwentziae Megaspilid Wasp Unknown Parasitic wasp Ceraphronidae? - Dendrocerus Wasp 04 - Ceraphronidae - Boreal Forest

micro hymenoptera - Cheiloneurus small wasp - female Wasp IMG_0373 Wasp - female Wasp - female Wasp in La Habra CA3 - Metaphycus Pteromalid Unknown hymenoptera - Metapelma spectabile

StrangePod - Diastrophus nebulosus Adleria quercusstrobilana - Andricus quercusstrobilanus tiny cyst-like leaf galls on bur oak - Neuroterus saltarius Some different gall/cocoon !!! stem gall on wild lettuce - Aulacidea Oak galls - Andricus quercuspetiolicola Cynipidae on Compass Plant, #3 gall opened - Antistrophus laciniatus Galls on black oak

Chalcid Wasp Another small one at lights - Zygota Hymenoptera - Aclista Diapriidae - Miota Diapriid wasp - Basalys - female Unknown wasp - Trichopria Wasp - Aclista - female

looks like a fly of some sort - Evania appendigaster Ichneumon Wasp - Pristaulacus foxleei - female Gasteruption - female Evaniidae or Ensign Wasp, Evania appendigaster - Evania appendigaster - female Female wasp on Virginia Pine  - Pristaulacus - female Gasteruptiidae, lateral - Gasteruption assectator - male fly evaniid

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