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Subfamily Podagrioninae

Tiny wasps from Mantid Egg-case - Podagrion - male - female Podagrion exit holes in a mantid egg case? - Podagrion Podagrion - male Female, Podagrion? - Podagrion - female Female, Podagrion? - Podagrion - female Mantid parasitoids - Podagrion Wasp? - Podagrion wing raised - Podagrion - female
Classification
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 Torymidae
Subfamily Podagrioninae
Remarks
All of the species with known biology parasitize Mantodea eggs.
Print References
Jansta, Petr, Astrid Cruaud, Gerard Delvare, Guenaelle Genson, John Heraty, Barbora Krizkova, and Jean-Yves Rasplus. 2017. Torymidae (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea) revised: molecular phylogeny, circumscription and reclassification of the family with discussion of its biogeography and evolution of life-history traits. Cladistics [DOI: 10.1111/cla.12228]