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Family Braconidae - Braconid Wasps

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Revision of the Agathidinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) with comparisons of static and dynamic alignments
By Sharkey M.J., Laurenne N.M., Sharanowski B., Quicke D.L.J., Murray D.
Cladistics 22: 546–567, 2006

Two new genera of Agathidinae (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) with a key to the genera of the New World
By M. Sharkey
Zootaxa 1185: 37–51, 2006

Synopsis of the Agathidiinae (Hymenopetra: Braconidae) of America north of Mexico
By M.J. Sharkey
Proc. Russian Entomol. Soc. 75(1): 134-152, 2004

Euphorine phylogeny: the evolution of diversity in host-utilization by parasitoid wasps (Hymenoptera: Braconidae)
By Shaw, S.R.
Ecological Entomology 13: 323-335, 1988

Polydnaviruses of Parasitic Wasps: Domestication of Viruses To Act as Gene Delivery Vectors
By Burke, G.R. and M.R. Strand
Insects 2012. (3): 91-119. doi:10.3390/insects3010091, 2012
Comprehensive review of what is known about polydnaviruses.
Online, downloadable

Viral DNA delivers wasp's sting
By Kwok, Roberta
Nature international weekly journal of science, 2009
This online article summarizes what polydnaviruses are, evidence for their evolutionary origins, how their genome is embedded in some female wasps' reproductive tract, and whether or not they are truly viruses, or organelles.

When parasitic wasps hijacked viruses: genomic and functional evolution of polydnaviruses
By Herniou, E.A., E. Huguet, J. Theze, A. Bezier, G. Periquet, J.M. Drezen
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences (Online ISSN: 1471-2970), 2013

The Braconid and Icheumonid Wasps: Biology, Systematics, Evolution, and Ecology
By Quicke Donald L.J.
Wiley-Blackwell, 2014
A comprehensive book on the state of the science of Ichneumonidae as of December 2014 by a top researcher in the field (and lab).

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