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Family Roproniidae

Roproniidae, individual #1, lateral X - Ropronia garmani Roproniidae, #3, lateral - Ropronia garmani Roproniidae, #3, lateral X - Ropronia garmani Roproniidae, #3, head - Ropronia garmani Roproniidae - Ropronia garmani wasp? wasp? small wasp with bulbous red abdomen - Ropronia
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" - Parasitoid Wasps)
Superfamily Proctotrupoidea
Family Roproniidae
3 NA species(1):
Ropronia californica - CA and OR
Ropronia pediculata - NY to MN
Ropronia garmani - Eastern NA
identified by the six-sided 1st discoidal cell in the forewing, and the laterally-flattened petiolate abdomen
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