Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes



Superfamily Chalcidoidea - Chalcidoid Wasps

first page
previous page
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ...
next page
last page

A new species of Dicopomorpha (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) with diminutive, apterous males
By E. L. Mockford
Annals of the Entomological Society of America, Volume 90, Issue 2, Pages 115–120, 1997

The male of the subject Dicopomorpha echmepterygis is currently the smallest known adult insect.

A taxonomic and ecological review of the north American chalcid-flies of the genus Callimome
By L. L. Huber
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, Vol. 70, Art. 14, pp. 1-114, with pls. 1-4, 1927
Torymus=Callimome Spinola 1811, Syntomapsis Förster 1856

Full text

A revision of western Nearctic species of Torymus Dalman (Hymenoptera: Torymidae)
By Grissell, E. E.
University of California Publications in Entomology, 1976
This 120 page work is Vol. 79 of the series: "University of California Publications in Entomology".

It's an excellent reference and a very useful resource for those of us in the west.

A revision of the genus Brachymeria (Westwood) in America north of Mexico (Hymenoptera: Chalcididae)
By B. D. Burks
Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 86(3): 225-273, 1960

Review of Haltichella Spinola in the Nearctic Region (Hymenoptera: Chalcididae)
By J.A. Halstead
Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 92(1): 153-159, 1990
Can be found online here @

Revision of Hockeria Walker in the Nearctic region with descriptions of males and five new species (Hymenoptera: Chalcididae)
By Halstead, J.A.
Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 92(4): 619-640, 1990
Online at

Review of chalcids of the genus Blastothrix Mayr (Hymenoptera, Encyrtidae) of North America
By Sugonyaev E.S.
Ėntomologicheskoe Obozrenie 62: 601-609, 1983

The North American species of Elasmus Westwood (Hymenoptera, Eulophidae)
By Burks BD
Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 78:201-208, 1965
available here at the Biodiversity Heritage Library site

first page
previous page
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 ...
next page
last page